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Let's Trade Zines!

This is a group designed specifically for trading your zine for someone elses. Post a decription of your zine or contact some people in the group directly!

Members: 593
Latest Activity: yesterday

I realised there wasn't a group on WMZ specific to zine trades so I wanted to get something in place so that people can pool together their interest in trading.

Thanks for making this the biggest group on We Make Zines!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Everyone seems to post a new thread in the forum when they want to share their zines but why not just come to one group where you know people are going to be receptive when you want to share with them!

TO GET STARTED, ADD A COMMENT INCLUDING A ONE-LINER ABOUT YOUR ZINE FOR TRADE AND A ONE-LINER ABOUT WHAT YOU'RE AFTER IN THE TRADE (IF YOU'RE FEELING SPECIFIC)....

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Comment by Sophie Crow on March 30, 2012 at 5:25am

I've set up a Zine swap over on Swap-Bot:

http://www.swap-bot.com/swap/show/116728

If you are not a member of Swap-Bot, it is a great website for swapping all sorts of crafts and stuff international, check it out!

Comment by Robert Ridley-Shackleton on March 25, 2012 at 11:20am

Robert Ridley-Shackleton - The Frightening Church

A little book of my dreams, hallucinations and thoughts expressed through drawings, words, photography and collage. Alien like creatures, spinal columns, wires connecting the layers of worlds, the darkness who watches all and many more images splatted onto the pages. A5 sized, black and white photocopied 20 page zine

To trade the zine contact me at: hissingframes@gmail.com

To view more images of the zine and other zines visit: http://hissingframes.blogspot.co.uk/

I genearly like art and poetry zines.

 

thank you

Comment by Sophie Crow on March 22, 2012 at 6:21am

So glad you like it Deb, such feedback helps me keep the faith!:) x

Comment by deb jacobs on March 21, 2012 at 2:52pm

jemma, your artwork is wonderful!

Comment by Sophie Crow on March 21, 2012 at 2:55am

I have recently joined this group so I thought I should introduce myself!

Hi, I'm Jemma and I live in Norwich, UK

My first two zines are small faux porn mags. They were made in collaboration under a pseudonym and can be found in full here: www.geniusloki.wordpress.com **Beware adult content!**

My latest zine is entitled "Keiku" and consists of six Haiku with companion pictures composed on my mobile phone this winter, 2012.

All three of my existing zines are small and low budget, if you want copies then just mail me your address and I will happily send them anywhere in the world! Doing a swap would be great too!

If you like, check out my non-zine artwork here: www.institutist.co.uk

Comment by Hannah Robinson on March 18, 2012 at 2:37pm

Any Old Iron #2 is out and ready to swap. A happy concoction of doodles, colouring in, a recipe, a wordsearch, as well as articles and letters. :-)

Comment by Bene on March 16, 2012 at 6:21pm

Hi, I finally did an english version of my mini-zine woodchuck #1 from last summer (issue #2 is in the making).I like to call it "outdoor zine", because I usually spread it in the streets, parks and woods of my hometown, hiding it in hollow trees, under rocks and park benches(I check from time to time and "restock" if necessary).

It's about music (Kylesa, Les Savy Fav, Blue Note/Swing Kids,...), how not getting completly consumed and fucked up by your jobs and the mysteriously revolutionary organisation called The Red Squirrel Friends (and how you become a member...), which is also the official organ of that secret organisation;)

If you you are interested and like to swap, just put a note in my inbox!

Comment by Sari of Hoax on March 8, 2012 at 12:09am

neither doll houses nor tree houses: on living outside of the gender binary

finished in under 24 hours for the chicago zine fest, this zine focuses on the ups and downs of finding myself outside of the gender binary and attempts to both de- and re-construct various questions about my own gender as well as gender in general. three separate sections discuss feeling pushed out of femininity, how masculinity is viewed as inherent and femininity is viewed as a fictitious performance, how striving for the “perfect balance” of two genders is not plausible nor an adequate solution, acceptance or tolerance (or neither) that i feel in specific spaces, how my radical friends misgender and disrespect me more often than my non-radical ones, the (non-) accessibility of queer jargon and language, how coming out has garnered me the most intense gender assumptions yet, dealing with friends who don’t “get it”, my desire to validate my own identity without stepping on the identity of others, and checking white privilege. 32 pgs, ½ size, b&w. $2-3 or trade. message me or e-mail youvegotafriendinpa (at) gmail (dot) com for more info!

Comment by Derwood Morris on February 23, 2012 at 6:07pm

I pulled some of my favorite posts from my web site - hasanyoneseenmyshoe.blogspot.com, which is photographs of found articles of clothing, and made a small book out of them. Would like to trade for anything with photography/art, especially bizarre stuff.

Comment by Rachel on February 20, 2012 at 8:27pm

“Not ‘Queer’ as in ‘Radical’ but ‘Lesbian’ as in Fuck You,” is follow up to “Reimagining Queer Community,” a twenty-four hour perzine I made in July, 2011. Since July, I have continued mulling over nuanced, and often controversial, questions regarding my association with the lgbt community at large. “Not ‘Queer’ as in ‘Radical’ but ‘Lesbian’ as in Fuck You” is a perzine that explores my recent decision to use the word “lesbian” as a substitution for “queer.” I also talk about male domination and sex-right in supposedly “sex positive” queer spaces, the perpetuation of misogynistic troupes and devaluation of lesbian identities within “progressive” and “feminist” communities, owning up to & attempting to combat transphobia that has historically emanated from within lesbian spaces, and queer as hierarchical social capital.

1 / 4 size, text heavy & 16 pages. for snail mail or trading, please e-mail rachelzines at gmail dot com.

 

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