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The Book of Zines Readings from the Fringe by Chip Rowe

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Owl Books (NY) .
Written in English


  • Humour,
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • United States,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Popular Culture,
  • Printed Media,
  • Social Science,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • American English,
  • Sociology,
  • Popular literature,
  • Journalism,
  • Media Studies - Print Media,
  • Underground press publications,
  • Fanzines,
  • Humor,
  • Comics,
  • Media Culture,
  • 20th century,
  • American literature

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7932254M
ISBN 100805050833
ISBN 109780805050837

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  ‎When asked why 90 percent of science fiction was crap, Theodore Sturgeon replied that 90 percent of everything was crap. With zines that figure probably rises to about percent. Luckily, we have editor Chip Rowe to sift through the detritus of the zine world and distill this entertaining volume. 5/5(1).   The Book of Zines by Chip Rowe, unknown edition, A scrapbook of artwork, humorous writing, and articles culled from the nation's "zines"--underground magazines produced by individuals and small publishers--includes off-the-wall tips on dating and reviews of grotesque products.4/5(1). This comprehensive and regularly updated site includes extensive references, information, interviews, articles and links about zines and e-zines. Zines, E-Zines, Fanzines: The Book of Zines: Directory. Zines This is a collection of zines that can be found on the Archive. Zines are self-published, non-commercial publications with typically small circulations. They cover a wide range of topics with many focused on politics, art, creative writing, and personal theory.

  Zines are self-published or published by a small, independent publisher. Self-publishing allows marginalized voices to express themselves beyond the constraints of mainstream media, and also lets authors take control of the process of publishing. Zines also present an alternative to the hierarchical and commodified world of mainstream media. SKOGEN ZINE ANTHOLOGY book [90s black metal] (Underground Archives III) £ CANADIAN ASSAULT: 9 CANONS OF OUR BATTLE zine anthology –   The zines are personal and political publications on activism, anarchism, body image, third wave feminism, gender, parenting, queer community, riot grrrl, sexual assault, trans experience, and other topics.” These are the stories that should told and institutions working to make that happen is a very good thing indeed.   One of the first academic books on the topic of zines, Notes from Underground is the most frequently cited source for zine history. perhaps more than any other work, Notes from Underground is essential to any research into zines.

Zines are sold, traded or given as gifts at symposiums, publishing fairs, record and book stores and concerts, via independent media outlets, zine 'distros', mail order or . Books shelved as zines: Stolen Sharpie Revolution: A DIY Zine Resource by Alex Wrekk, Doris: An Anthology, by Cindy Gretchen Ovenrack Crabb, Wh. A zine is a small-press publication that’s made for passion, not profit. I’m going to be making zines in as a daily practice in making tangible art. I’ve been making zines about myself, travels, and feelings for about 10 years. There’s a special joy in creating a . Read zines and then make your own! This book collects zines made by Sarah Mirk during her project making zines. The material in this book is made to be photocopied—teachers are welcome to photocopy pages to use for classes and workshops.