It was written by one of our zine collection donors, Lauren Jade Martin, who published a zine called Who Is Fit for Motherhood: Why Abortion Is Not the Only Reproductive Right in 1999.
Dr. Martin grew up from zine girl to tenure track Women's Studies coordinator. Congratulations, Lauren!
It's also the anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King's birth, which further makes the case for Lauren's book being the poster image for today's cataloging update.
Here's a zine a friend sent me that I'm keeping for myself. Sorry, Barnard Zine Library!
Here's a photo from a zine library exhibit that opened around now in So-Cal.
The Barnard Zine Library does not hold this zine, but the image goes with the Boxing Day title.
While I was cataloging zines, these two things were happening:
Guess which one I wish I'd attended.
The Barnard College Mortarboard (yearbook) editors in 1897. Pictured: Jessie W. Hughan, Stella Stern, Susan Myers, Louise de Hart, Clara de L. Berg, Ida Wells. Absent: Helen St. Clair. Courtesy of Barnard Digital Collections.
This blog post just about done, but a few quotations are pending permission. Also, the CLIO links won't work until the database refreshes. (Look titles up in CLIO Legacy if you can't wait.)