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The Space Where Zines And Knit Sweaters Overlap

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.02.2014 | Arts

When thinking of bike-centric cities, Los Angeles isn't the first to come to mind. If you're intrigued, however, by the experience of pedaling through...

New Hotspot On Brooklyn Commute.

Irina Dvalidze | Posted 07.09.2013 | New York

New York has no shortage of hole in the wall gems. After all, one-of-a-kind finds are what most Brooklynites live for. So it is no surprise that Willi...

LOOK: How To Start A Riot

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 07.09.2013 | Arts

"Me and my girlfriends gonna push on through / Riot grrrls gonna stomp on you..." singer Kathleen Hanna wails in Bikini Kill's song, "This Is Not A Te...

Stupor's Steve Hughes, Washed in Dirt

Vince Carducci | Posted 06.30.2012 | Detroit
Vince Carducci

Quite often when I read mainstream American social science, I'm reminded as to how much I appreciate literature. This occurred to me again recently as I perused the latest issue of the zine called "Stupor."

Filmmaker Pays Tribute To Midwestern Punk Icon

Posted 02.24.2012 | Arts

Born in the face of obstacles that would bring a normal person to the point of giving up, Lee Tisdale, known affectionately as Mott-ly to friends, was...

Feminist Zinefest in Brooklyn

Jenna Henry Hansen | Posted 04.22.2012 | New York
Jenna Henry Hansen

Zines are usually found at small, independent bookstores, but zinefests are a popular way to sell, swap and share resources. I chatted with co-organizer Elvis Bakaitis to find out more about the Feminist Zinefest.

The British Punk Movement, As Chronicled By Zines

Posted 11.25.2011 | Home

Before there were blogs, zines were the greatest mode of self-published expression. If we're being loose with our interpretation, the origins of zines...

Pop-up Bookstores: Saving the Printed Book, and Bookstores, One Pop at a Time

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 07.13.2011 | Books
Nina Sankovitch

Every year the Halloween store shows up for a month or two, a seasonal and fleeting emporium of costumes, decorations and treats. If the ghouls can do it, why can't we book lovers?

Weekend Plans: A Punk Rock Reunion, A Green Hour And More

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Another weekend in Chicago -- looks to be sunny, but our beloved winter temperatures aren't about to let up yet. Stay warm with a round-up of this wee...

BLOG WATCH> pdf-mags.com Finds Young Artists So You Don't Have To

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Anybody who tells you that the glut of content on YouTube is a new thing hasn't paid much attention to zines. The small-scale, often self-published pa...

Chicago Zine Fest A Big Success: Fest Shows That DIY Publishing Isn't Dead (PHOTOS)

HuffPost Eyes&Ears Local | Laurie Koblesky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Produced by HuffPost's Eyes & Ears Citizen Journalism Unit Hundreds of enthusiastic zinesters attended the first annual Chicago Zine Fest this weeken...