Monthly Archives: March 2010

Firebrands: Portraits from the Americas

OUT NOW! Curated by the Justseeds Artists’ Collective, Firebrands is 192 pages of art, world history, and dangerous information. These beautifully illustrated mini-poster pages showcase radicals, dissidents, folk singers, and rabble-rousers, from Emma Goldman to Tupac, Pablo Neruda to Fred Hampton. As say editors Shaun Slifer and Bec Young in the introduction, the book “is… Read more »

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99 Zines By Women for the 99th International Women’s Day

Today is the 99th annual International Women’s Day. I figured what better way than to make a list of 99 of my favorite zines written or edited by women (that are still in print). When I started, I thought it would be hard to come up with 99 of them. I quickly had a list well over 100 and it was hard to edit it down. This is far from an exhaustive list of great zines by women, but I hope you find it’s a good place to start. These zines are in no order other than in the order they came to mind. What are some of your favorite zines by women?

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Q and A with Chicago Zine Fest Organizers!

We had a chance to catch up with the very busy people organizing this year’s Chicago Zine Fest, which will be held March 12th-13th at some great places all over Chicago.  Check out chicagozinefest.org for all the information.  They were nice enough to answer some questions for our Blogifesto!  Take it away folks…. So, what’s… Read more »

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