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Queer Zines and Queer Zinesters

Are you a queer zinester (broadly defined, of course)? Do you write about your genderfucking, transitioning, same-and-other-gender lovin' experiences, or about queer and LBGTQ communities and cultures? If so, let's start talking about it.

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Comment by Dee on August 26, 2010 at 10:33pm
Bonjour!

I am, overall, new to wemakezines and essentially new to the Zine community. I've been trying to make a zine for a couple years and always chickened out until now. I'm almost getting through my first one with intentions on creating a Queer Zine series as well. Though, that being put aside, I am looking for your help.

I am a director in a resource centre for my university on queer issues. As a part of my position, I have to give a demonstration on the second week of school. Which has just now sprung up on me. I was told I may do my presentation on what ever topic I wish to do. I have chosen Alternative Press and Queerpunk (AKA, Queer zines!)

If you know of any resources, I would be so happy if you will care to indulge me. Though, another thing, and this may be quite a bit to ask, I dunno:

If you would be so kind as to send me an excerpt from any zine you have created revolving around queer issues, rights, movements, experiences, etc. for me to give a verbal reading, I would be MORE than happy! If you do this? I will more than happily buy your zine as well (Not to mention I will be pushing to buy zines as resources for the centre, so chances are I will be getting two copies). I'll even be willing to trade something for it.

If you're willing to help me out, I will try to pay you back in someway and love you forever. You can message me on this if you're interested, or to this email:

dhregular@gmail.com
Comment by Sally on August 22, 2010 at 11:32pm
API PRIDE ZINE at The 2010 Portland Zine Symposium! Our group zine is a collective of memoirs, poetry and art from the Asian & Pacific Islander LGBTQ Portland community.
Comment by QZAP on August 13, 2010 at 11:13am
For some silly reason we forgot to announce this here:

QZAP:meta #4 is out now!!!
This issue is jam packed with queer zine awesomeness. Illustrations, articles about Hot Pantz, Diseased Pariah News, and so much more. This is one issue that you don't want to miss.

Getting a copy is easy as Sunday morning. Send $4 USD to:

QZAP
2935 N. Fratney St.
Milwaukee, WI 53212
USA

Make sure to include your mailing address. This covers postage to the US and Canada, too. If you are outside of North America and want a copy, please go to http://www.qzap.org and contact us.
Comment by Sari of Hoax on August 11, 2010 at 6:21pm
hey y'all! the 3rd issue of my perzine, you've got a friend in pennsylvania, was recently finished and is ready for trading! it is a 1/4 size zine about zombies (story about a dream // discussion on the game humans vs zombies & how to make it more female-inclusive), girl hate (being a perpetrator of girl hate // seeing girl hate in a young woman // the fluctuation of a relationship with a particular girl // a note on girl hate in general & reminiscing about it in a local punk scene), body hair (10 reasons why i don’t shave // telling off a dude about making fun of a female with a mustache // essays on four major areas of my body that i’ve wrestled with shaving (armpits, legs, face, & pubes) // discussing the divide between feminists and the decision to shave or not // a short reflection on seeing a female-bodied person with body hair for the first time), and a name change (discussing the decision to legally change my last name (trigger warning)).
48 pages, b&w, super text heavy. $2 US / $3 international, or trade! youvegotafriendinpa@gmail.com or contact me on here! :)
Comment by Rio Safari on June 26, 2010 at 3:41pm
Hey qweermos, I just finished Homobody #6 and would love to get some trades going! Message me or mail me: Rio Safari 1631 NE Broadway #737 Portland OR 97232. Yeah zine swap!
Comment by Fluxxii on June 13, 2010 at 11:25pm
FLUXXII is accepting zines for consignment! We are an online shop that specializes in mental health zines, such as anxiety, depression, eating disorders, gender and identity, sex, addiction, suicide, recovery, perzines, etc. We offer consignment (wholesale can be arranged in few cases) and even copying services! More info on how to apply at http://fluxxii.com/pages.php?pageid=30
Comment by sarah tea-rex on May 26, 2010 at 12:24am
I just finished my latest zine! Get A Grip is a mental health perzine on travelling Aotearoa/New Zealand as a queer feminist with depression and anxiety. I write about topics raging from consensual sex, comparing radical communities, surviving abuse, unemployment, anti-violence, social awkwardness, and cunt-like volcanoes. I write pretty raw so some of the topics may be triggering.
If you want a copy for yourself or for your distro just drop me a line and I'll sort a way of getting it you/let's exchange! I'm also planning on being organised enough to have the zine on pdf if digital is your thing.
Comment by 100moley100 on May 21, 2010 at 2:55am
Oops - sorry - I forgot to put a contact email on my submission call below. Please send your piece to zinester100@yahoo.co.uk

Mwah x
Comment by 100moley100 on May 18, 2010 at 6:27am
* Submissions wanted on SECRET CRUSHES *

Do you have a secret crush? Are you in a relationship where this can't be pursued? Do you feel like the object of your affection is out of your league? Is the object of your affection already in a relationship? Are you fantasising about long, hot nights of passion with your crush? If so, I WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU! Please contact me with any pieces/artwork/poems on your secret crush. It's entirely up to you if you want to put your name on or not.

PS Your secret is safe with me :) x
Comment by rina anxiety on April 22, 2010 at 12:57am
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS, FIST FIGHT ZINE

fist fight is a zine about girls and every day fights, from physical confrontations at shows, to the fight for autonomy with medical professionals, or the fight against advertising to be body posi. it's about girl gangs, and strong/weird female friendships.

It's about feeling positive and strong. It's about being inspired by other women on days when we've been feeling overwhelmed or defeated.

we want your contributions! we're interested in your personal writing/essays/comics/art.

when you're submitting, think about: whether it fits the theme and feel of fist fight (if you think it does, you're probably right), whether you want to lay it out on the page or if you're happy for us to do that, and a title.

you should also send a short (like 50 words or less) blurby bio-y type thing. totally mention your own projects so people can find you.

if you want more info, or want to check if what you you're making fits the theme you can contact me here, or email rina.anxiety@gmail.com.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS 10TH MAY, 2010!
 

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