Category Archives: Article

Happy 2017! (+ news)

Happy New Year! Let’s make this a year of positive radical change! Some announcements and news: My very first peer-reviewed scientific article called “Write it yourself? Feminist perzines as participatory playgrounds” got published in the journal Tijdschrift voor Genderstudies! It’s about feminist perzines … Continue reading

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The ZINE TEST – which zinester are you?

This test is a preview from the upcoming zine Same Heartbeats #10: Are you curious to know which type of zinester you are? Click on the image and do the test!  

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“Zine there done that” documentary – interview with Ana Hine and Fergus Cruickshank

Exciting zine news! Ana Hine, editor of the zine Artificial Womb (we made a split zine together!) and film maker Fergus Cruickshank are making a documentary together called Zines there done that. It will be about Ana’s struggle with mental … Continue reading

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Survey – zines as life writing

Dear zinester, I’m Nina, a zine maker based in Ghent in Belgium, and I’m doing DIY research into zines. Currently I’m writing an article about (per)zines as autobiographies that will hopefully get published in the Tijdschrift voor Genderstudies (Dutch and English-language journal … Continue reading

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Reviews of books about zines

Read the full article here on De Tweede Sekse Blog. Tegenwoordig is er weer veel interesse voor zines wat ik natuurlijk aanmoedig, want zines zijn ideaal voor feministische informatieverspreiding en communicatie: goedkoop, iedereen kan makkelijk zelf een zine maken, veel creatieve mogelijkheden … Continue reading

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Some thoughts on the evolution of zines from the 1980s till now

I’ve recently read How to publish a fanzine by Mike Gunderloy (from 1988!). This book is no longer in print, but I stumbled upon a second-hand copy at the Alternatieve Boekenbeurs and you can read it online here. Mike Gunderloy used … Continue reading

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Artikel over ECHO

Cool! Pieter Malliet schreef een leuk stuk over m’n zine project ECHO. Je kan het hier lezen op de website van Indiestyle. — Cool! On the website of Indiestyle, Pieter Malliet wrote an article about my zine project ECHO. It’s … Continue reading

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