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Echo news (March 2022) – Lost Luna, zine libraries, reviews, and exhibition

It’s been a while since I posted one of these big updates with news and upcoming events. But I’ve got some exciting things to share with you. So here is news about my newest zine/craft/music projects, radio shows that played … Continue reading

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Visiting the Kunstenbibliotheek in Ghent

A few weeks ago I visited the Kunstenbibliotheek or “Art Library” in Ghent (Belgium) to consult their zine collection. It’s a relatively new and small collection but it includes beautiful and interesting publications. I had donated some of my zines … Continue reading

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20 years of Echo Zines: the Flapper Gathering series

I’m not only celebrating International Zine Month this summer but also my zine anniversary (aka zineversary)! So for today’s prompt “HallowZine! Remember zines and zinesters that are no longer with us” I’m going to focus on some of my own … Continue reading

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International Zine Month 2021 – my zine collection

I love today’s International Zine Day prompt because I’m such a zine geek! “Organize your zine collection. Post a shelfie online.” So thank you, Stolen Sharpie Revolution for inventing that prompt and the word “shelfie”! đŸ™‚ I have a pretty … Continue reading

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International Zine Month 2021 – zinewiki

How is International Zine Month going for you? Today is a more virtual day with a prompt about ZineWiki: “ZineWiki Day! It’s a wiki just for zines! Add to or update listings to the new and improved zinewiki.com“ I love … Continue reading

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Support the Archive of Youth Culture in Berlin!

The Archive of Youth Culture (or Archiv der Jugendkulturen) in Berlin needs your help! Because they need to move soon they are looking for financial support. They’ve set up a crowdfunding campaign that you can donate to. This archive is … Continue reading

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Short visit to Berlin (Sept 2019)

Last week, I went to Berlin where I visited one of my favourite zine places: the Archive of Youth Culture! Thanks to Guiseppina and her colleagues for the warm welcome and interesting chat! This place is a pure treasure cave … Continue reading

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My zines in WorldCat

I was so excited to learn that my zine series Same Heartbeats is in WorldCat, thanks to the University of Washington Libraries who seem to have a few issues in their collection. I don’t know how they got there, but … Continue reading

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List of zine libraries in Belgium

There exist a bunch of zine libraries in Belgium. I define “zine library” here as: “a library or archive that keeps zines in its collection”. Some are historical archives, some are libraries specialised in certain subjects, and others are part of … Continue reading

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IZM day 21 + 22 – zine libraries

Apart from zine shops and distros, zine libraries and archives also stock zines, and you can even read zines for free there! To celebrate all of their wonderful work and collections, July 21st is called Zine Library Day. That’s why … Continue reading

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