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Comment by Hadass Ben-Ari on June 23, 2010 at 12:22pm
Hi everyone,
I have a whole load of copies of Fallopian Falafel (my fanzine) just lying around collecting dust, and I think it's a real shame.
I would love to trade them with whoever is interested or sell them to whoever would be willing to buy. I prefer trading because I love reading other people's zines, especially fellow grrrl zinesters.
Fallopian Falafel is based in Jerusalem but it targets all audiences around the world who are into the culture of fanzines/perzines, Riot Grrrl, feminism, female empowerment, DIY culture and more such deliciousness! You can find out more here: http://fallopianfalafel.blogspot.com.
The issues I have cover a wide range of topics from the feminist perspective:
- Religion
- Music
- Beauty/Body image
- Pop Culture
- Female Body
- Love
- Pregnancy/Abortion
- Virginity
Readers have given the issues great reviews so far. All issues are chanting "read me!"
Please contact me at fallopian.falafel@gmail.com to find out more.
Thank you!
Comment by Sari of Hoax on April 13, 2010 at 6:40pm
hey y'all! the feminist compilation zine hoax is looking for submissions! the topic for issue #3 is health and we are looking to tackle the issue from many different angles. possible topics could include, but are not limited to: medications, sex vs. gender, diy remedies, radical mental health, what it means to be "crazy", sexuality, masturbation, women's health, illnesses, doctors, birth control, etc. we are accepting rants, essays, personal stories, photos, artwork, comix and pretty much anything you're into!
please send me an e-mail at hoaxzine@gmail.com or comment on mt profile!
submissions due by may 8th, please!
Comment by rina anxiety on April 3, 2010 at 10:30pm
woah. looks like sari m and i are working on really similar topics at the moment. that can only be posi, right?
Comment by rina anxiety on April 3, 2010 at 10:26pm

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, want to check if what you you're making fits the theme, or need a postal address to send submissions (word or reasonable quality image files can be emailed) you can email rina.anxiety@gmail.com.
Comment by Catherine Elms on March 29, 2010 at 7:19am
Feminist perzine Here. In My Head. #4 is now available to buy or trade!

This zine features the following pieces:
1. The Importance of Friendships
2. Sister Blister (on jealousy and feminism)
3. Twenty Things (10 things that cheer me up, and 10 things that don’t)
4. The Implications of Casual Sexism
5. Creativity and Happiness

¼ sized, 40 pages, £1.00
Comment by Saling Pusa Distro/closed on March 24, 2010 at 11:50am
hi i am not sure if people still check this site regularly, but i am looking for people who would like to collaborate on unique art and lit zines. more info in the discussion. the idea is bringing back the old school mailart-like zines that are each unique. :D im tryign to find pictures to show you guys what im trying to do but... i am still to lazy to get up and peruse the library right now. lol. anyways, email me at i_reply@live.com or reply to the discussion if you're interested :D
Comment by Sari of Hoax on March 15, 2010 at 4:48pm
hey y'all, i'm tossing around the idea of compiling a zine about girl fights and girl hate; whether is be stories about things you have done or things that have been done to you, related artwork, general musings on the topic, how infighting between girls can be stopped or how girls can come together and appreciate one another, i'd love for you to be a part of this project!

please e-mail me or leave me a comment if you are interested or have questions! deadline is APRIL 30, 2010!
Comment by Rachel on February 14, 2010 at 7:37pm
Hey! I am new to this site. I work with Sari M below on a riot grrrl este zine called Hoax. We just finished our second issue! I would love to start trading zines. I'm not quite sure how this thing works yet, but feel free to email hoaxzine@gmail.com!!!
Comment by Sari of Hoax on February 9, 2010 at 1:58am
hey y'all! i have a perzine & a feminist complilation zine all set to be finished in the next week or so: please let me knwo if you'd be interested in trading!
Comment by ray k on February 8, 2010 at 3:23am
Hey Carlos!
I think I'd like to trade, I'm learning Spanish at the moment (though I only just started) so that'd be a cool thing to have around.

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