a place for zinesters - writers and readers
Hello there! We're Antiquated Future (formerly the Ms Valerie Park Distro). We're a distro based out of Portland, Or. & Olympia, Wa. We sell a wide selection of zines, books, music, paper goods, and handmade things.
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If you want to get off the internet: Antiquated Future PO Box 42081 Portland, Or. 97242 USA
The newest issue of the long-running Ilse Content zine is out! Really excited, it's a good one.
"The twelfth volume of Ilse Content is at once a meditative travelogue, a complex family history, a biography, a memoir, and a history of the zine itself. It spans a hundred years and travels from Vienna to Seattle, London to Portland. The territory it covers is vast, but quietly so. Without a doubt one of the best zines running."
Curse Journal- Making a New Year's resolution to stop swearing, Dave Roche (On Subbing, About My Disappearance) keeps a journal to record everytime he breaks this resolution and what the circumstance was, in an effort to try and better understand why he swears. The journal is interesting and hilarious.
I Still Live: Biography of a Spiritualist- Mixing biography, graphic novel, history, and memoir, Annie Murphy creates a completely unique and fascinating journey through the life of 19th century spiritualist Ascha Sprague and beyond.
The Lou Reeder & You Can't Put Your Arms Around a Memory- A split zine with one side being dedicated to anecdotal stories of loving Lou Reed (R.I.P.!) in the '70s and the other being about falling in love with the Violent Femmes in 1990.
Oblong, Issue II- Ten writers from around the world write flash fiction pieces that range from letters of recommendation to quinceañera supplies.
Oblong, Issue III- …