a place for zinesters - writers and readers
The officers of the American Amateur Press Association have approved an annual grant in memory of Lee Hawes which will help amateur journalists / zinemakers in need of financial assistance to publish their zines and journals. The AAPA Lee Hawes Personal Journalism Grant will award up to $150 to help an amateur journalist to get their journal or zine into print.
In recent years, the cost of materials and maintaining a press has soared, and even desktop printing and…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