a place for zinesters - writers and readers
I'm still unemployed with minimal income so the holidays are looking bleak, especially for zine printing projects. Thanks to the generosity of prior supporters (thank you!!!!) I was able to print Paper Radio Reader 2014 and issue two of Social Studies. Coming up next is a…Continue
What’s the mission of the American Amateur Press Association?
To encourage the development of quality writing and publishing skills among members interested in expressing themselves creatively through hobby publications, both digitally and in print, by sharing our work and actively engaging in helpful commentary.
Who are the members?
Our members are writers, printers, bloggers and others interested in DIY journalism, book arts, publishing and the graphic arts as an…Continue
I've run out of funds to print new editions of my zines & to buy zines to read and review. So ... I'm asking for your help. If you send me $10 cash or PayPal (marked as a gift) I will send you a grab bag with several of my zines (Paper Radio, Turntable Operator, Night Train (to Mundo Fine) plus perzines, along with one or two zines from my zine archive and maybe a surprise goodie or two. I am fundraising to be able to afford to print two new perzines I am writing called Social Studies…Continue
Since 2011 was “the revenge of print” year perhaps 2012 could be “the revenge of mail”.
The US postal service is closing offices and reducing services, citing declining use of the postal service through unreliable statistics and touting budget shortfalls and general mismanagement. Who loses when post offices close? Everybody.
Now is the time to pick up a pen, find some paper, dust off the typewriter, write a letter. make some art, get in touch with a friend, or mail…Continue