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Zine about Zines- A Research Project
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My name is Dan, I’m a student at Temple University in Philadelphia. I’m taking a class called Youth Cultures and I’m doing my final research project on Zines. I chose this topic because it is…Continue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by tim scannell Dec 5, 2009.

 

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"We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return. Deadline: 15/04/2013. Exhibition on the…"
Jan 4, 2013
Adrian Fynch replied to Daniel Ross's discussion Zine about Zines- A Research Project
"Zine: a self-produced mini 'magazine' of sorts, often for little or no profit Zinester: someone who makes the above Distro: An individual or group of people who distribute other people's zines, either purchased on wholesale or…"
Dec 4, 2009
Nico. replied to Daniel Ross's discussion Zine about Zines- A Research Project
"check out QZAP meta zine for some information. true, it is "queer zine "specific, but it should help a little bit. it's scanned and uploaded to: www.qzap.org xoxo."
Dec 3, 2009
Amy replied to Daniel Ross's discussion Zine about Zines- A Research Project
"Zine; Whatever you want it to be, as long as it contains non-mainstream creative work. Zinester; a person who creates a zine Distro; a zine distributor DIY; something done yourself without the help of a large company. What sort of content does your…"
Dec 3, 2009
Daniel Ross replied to Daniel Ross's discussion Zine about Zines- A Research Project
"yea, many of my friends have recommended going to wooden shoe, I'll check it out tomorrow! This was just my jumping off point so I could get pointed in the right direction, I really appreciate everyone's feedback so far. I've been…"
Dec 3, 2009
ciaraxyerra replied to Daniel Ross's discussion Zine about Zines- A Research Project
"i'm just going to say i agree with krissy. there are a LOT of books & academic articles & online resources that will provide basic definitions for you. if you are also supposed to get directly involved with the "culture" you…"
Dec 3, 2009
James N. Dawson replied to Daniel Ross's discussion Zine about Zines- A Research Project
"Define these terms in your own words (or what they mean to you): Zine: Rather hard to define, but you might try this article: http://www.zinebook.com/resource/wright1.html Zinester: A bit easier. Someone who makes zines, but I guess, maybe too,…"
Dec 2, 2009
Jeff Potter replied to Daniel Ross's discussion Zine about Zines- A Research Project
"What makes this project seem neat is that it kinda sounds like you're going to turn your research paper into your zine. Is that right? So, yeah, you should dig into the subject then make a zine about what you learn! Otherwise, there are…"
Dec 2, 2009
Krissy PonyBoy Press replied to Daniel Ross's discussion Zine about Zines- A Research Project
"Hi Dan, I think if you read through the discussions and look in the groups you will find the answers to these questions in a much more complete way. I don't think you are going to get a lot of people who want to just answer these kind of…"
Dec 1, 2009
Daniel Ross replied to Daniel Ross's discussion Zine about Zines- A Research Project
"thank you! any other takers?"
Dec 1, 2009
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Zine about Zines- A Research Project

My name is Dan, I’m a student at Temple University in Philadelphia. I’m taking a class called Youth Cultures and I’m doing my final research project on Zines. I chose this topic because it is something that has always interested me but I never knew much about. It also is allowing me to create a project outside of the traditional research paper boundaries. Part of the requirement is to get insight into our topic from people who participate in the culture. I want to pose a few questions for…See More
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At 9:15am on January 4, 2013, Lubomyr Tymkiv said…

We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return. Deadline: 15/04/2013. Exhibition on the blog http://zineshow.blogspot.com All works will be exhibited also in the gallery "tymutopiyapres" http://tymutopiyapres.blogspot.com is not a commercial gallery. Welcomed but not "necessarily" summary of your zine or about you or your creative work (this is necessary for further elucidation of the project and possible documentation). Zines for the exhibition please send air mail: "Zineshow" A/C 9875, Sadivnycha 19/1, 79038, Lviv, Ukraine.

 
 
 

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