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IZM: last days of July 2015

International Zine Month 2015 (IZM) ended a few days ago. But that’s no reason to be sad. It won’t stop us from making zines of course! For example tomorrow, Marion, Gudl and I will give a zine workshop during the … 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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IZM: new flyer

For International Zine Month, I wanted to create a new ECHO flyer to make publicity for my newer zines: Here you can see the previous one: (old maps seem to be a recurring theme…) A VERY old flyer dug up from dark dusty archives: (email … Continue reading

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IZM: zine stuff in Berlin and Ghent

Last week, Jo and I went to Berlin for a few days… I love the city! There’s so much to discover, I don’t think I’ll ever get bored: The parks, little co-op shops, (former) squats, street-art, vegan places… But I won’t … Continue reading

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Some amazing feminist zines I recently read… (part I)

These are some amazing zines I recently read that I’d advice you to check out! I found them from a variety of places: zine fests / alternative bookfairs, distro orders, trading with the writers themselves, leftist book shops… I mentioned … Continue reading

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IZM: snail mail week

This week I planned to do some snail mail related stuff connected to zines because it’s “postal week”. I didnt really get everything done that I set out to do, but I still did some fun mail/zine things. — Recently, … Continue reading

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IZM: my zines, my zine collection and split zine plans

In my alternative International Zine Month calendar, I planned to organise my zine collection, take a photo of my own zines and make plans for a split zine this weekend. It was a hot and busy weekend, so I postponed … Continue reading

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IZM: Zine Wiki

OK, I’m not going to follow the International Zine Month calendar entirely… Normally today we’re supposed to reread our favourite zines, but I’m going to update my Zine Wiki pages instead (normally scheduled for July 6th): -> visit Same Heartbeats … Continue reading

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IZM: what I love about zines

Today is the first day of International Zine Month (IZM)! Hurray! For each day of the month, you can do stuff related to zine-making. Today, let’s think about all the reasons why zines rock our worlds. So why do I … Continue reading

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International Zine Month: what I want to do this July

Because this is the 4th year I’ll participate in the activities proposed for International Zine Month 2015 by Stolen Sharpie Revolution, I’d like to change the program a bit for myself. I’ve already done most of the activities, so I don’t … Continue reading

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