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What not to do when calling for zine submissions
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There is a popular thread on here about what not to do in a zine. I thought I'd start a thread about what not to do for zine submissions. This includes both asking for submissions and making them…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by b stein Sep 29, 2013.

Baltimore Charm City Zines
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Howdy folks,I am planning on moving to Baltimore at the end of summer. So I thought it a fun idea to start collecting all of the Baltimore, Charm City Zines I can find.I am a big fan of diary…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Erica S. Aug 31, 2013.

Couch Surfing
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Any folk use couchsurfing.comI am looking to use the site for a last minute fix for some travel plans.Wondering if anyone has used it and how it worked out.ZContinue

Started this discussion. Last reply by b stein Aug 6, 2012.

Zine Fests Are Scary: You Looking at Me?
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OK.I have to say that the first time I went to a zine fest (Portland, OR) I was a little freaked out.There were a 100(+) tables with zine spreads all over and the authors were right there staring at…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Elaine Aug 3, 2012.

 

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b stein replied to Krissy PonyBoy Press's discussion Best Libraries to Donate Zines?
"JC,Just moved to Amherst. Will check out the zine library tomorrow.Brian "
May 5
b stein replied to georgeRgR's discussion Comic zines or small press comics?
"I have done text zines and diary comics zines. I called them both zines.I think some zine folks see a difference between zines and comics, but I don't. I have seen people like Jeffery Brown, John Porcellino and other's who are know for…"
Dec 27, 2013
b stein replied to Krissy PonyBoy Press's discussion Call for Submissions Thread - all posts that are calls for submissions go here
"I posted this a few weeks ago.I extended the deadline to Jan 1What: Soupzine is creating its first submission zine for issue #11. The Theme is "Moving Out."I am moving to a new state yet again, and I wanted to create a zine that…"
Dec 16, 2013
b stein replied to Krissy PonyBoy Press's discussion Call for Submissions Thread - all posts that are calls for submissions go here
"What: Soupzine is creating its first submission zine for issue #11. The Theme is "Moving Out."I am moving to a new state yet again, and I wanted to create a zine that shares stories about folks who make the big move. This can be any…"
Oct 23, 2013
b stein replied to b stein's discussion What not to do when calling for zine submissions
"6) Please provide the format of the zine. Full color, b/w, 8/1/2 x 11 folded, or mini cigarette box size...etc. It can be the different between a workable submission that can be cut and pasted into your zine easily or having to reworked the whole…"
Sep 29, 2013
b stein replied to william carroll's discussion zine machines
"Cool. My next zine will be a cigarette machine Zine.I Love, Love, Love the Idea of Zine Vending machines. If I ever come into a vending machine for like free or next to free, I will create one."
Sep 8, 2013
b stein replied to william carroll's discussion zine machines
"The IPRC in Portland is re-purposing a cigarette machine too.How they are doing it is they are having people make a cigarette box out of folded paper and the zines will have to fit inside.http://www.iprc.org/blog/iprc-news/iprc-zine-machine The…"
Sep 8, 2013
Erica S. replied to b stein's discussion Baltimore Charm City Zines
"Hey, I just saw this (haven't logged onto WMZ in a really long time). I live in Baltimore, though probably not for much longer, and I sporadically make zines and run a zine distro but that's closing. Unfortunately,…"
Aug 31, 2013
Krissy PonyBoy Press replied to b stein's discussion What not to do when calling for zine submissions
"Great info!"
Aug 28, 2013
DJ Frederick replied to b stein's discussion What not to do when calling for zine submissions
"Thank you for writing this! "
Aug 26, 2013
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What not do you when calling for zine submissions

There is a popular thread on here about what not to do in a zine. I thought I'd start a thread about what not to do for zine submissions. This includes both asking for submissions and making them to a zine. My experience submitting to zines has been good and bad. The good is when the zine is completed in or around the stated deadline. The bad is when the zine you submitted to does not come out and/or you never hear back. Here is my quick list: 1) Provide a deadline: Tell us when you will…See More
Aug 25, 2013
b stein replied to Andrew Culture's discussion New Issue Announcement thread!
"Soupzine 9: The Shuttlecraft Soupzine 9 print Version Soupzine 9 Read Version Tell me what you think Brian Ann Arbor, MI"
Aug 15, 2013
b stein replied to Krissy PonyBoy Press's discussion Call for Submissions Thread - all posts that are calls for submissions go here
"Jackie, Not sure you are correct when you state you own the rights to submitted work. Technically, you are asking for the artists permission to use their works, but the creator owns the rights to their work. "
Aug 8, 2013
b stein replied to Alex Wrekk's discussion July Is International Zine Month 2013!
"Happy Int. Zine Month.Here is the print version of my zine. Print Version Read online version "
Aug 8, 2013
b stein replied to Andrew Culture's discussion New Issue Announcement thread!
"Here it is my latest version of Soupzine. Finally finished/figured out the page layout for my print version of my zine. Man, that was a lot of work. http://reelindie.files.wordpress.com/2013/07/soupzine-july-2013_print-version1.pdf (print…"
Jul 25, 2013
b stein replied to Zeina V.'s discussion Question about photography.
"I just did a zine that looked great in color, but a few pics look too dark printed in b/w. You might have to lighten up some pics before you print "
Jul 25, 2013

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At 10:46am on December 11, 2012, 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. mailposht[.]gmail[.]com

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