Two months after the fact, I'm finally getting around to cataloging zines I purchased or traded for at the Feminist Zinefest, held in Brooklyn on February 25.
We'll Never Have Paris #9 - submission deadlines May 1. WNHP is a nonfiction literary submissions based zine all put together by one woman. Contributors shall send a story or essay of your tales of regret. The theme for this issue is "new to you," whatever that means to you. First time writers encouraged. Nonfiction only, sorry no poetry or fiction.
This conference on Thursday, April 5th at Parsons: The New School For Design will consider feminist art as a zone of multi-disciplinary art production associated with a radical critique of gendered power relations in society. Speakers include Susan Bee, A. K. Burns, Audrey Chan, Maureen Connor, Caitlin Rueter & Suzanne Stroebe and Ulrike Müller. Free admission!
UPDATE: We have received a sufficient number of applications and are no longer accepting new candidates. We will reopen the search later, if necessary.
Summer Library Job: Zines Assistant
Open to Barnard and Columbia students and '12 graduates.
We have at least five zines in our collection that go out of their way to excoriate Rush Limbaugh.
Everyone should take a look at Coloring Outside the Lines, a zine by women of color activists at UCSC in Santa Cruz available online!
Small Works for Big Change, the annual benefit event supporting the Sylvia Rivera Law Project (SRLP), will be held at 6pm Saturday, February 25, 2012 at Jack Studios in New York. Now in its seventh year, this vibrant annual celebration reflects the radical spirit of SRLP and the experimental energy of some of New York’s most innovative contemporary artists, both established and emerging. 100% of the event’s proceeds will benefit SRLP’s advocacy work for transgender communities. The event is free and open to the public.
Click more for lists of artists and musicians!