With names like The East Village Inky, Mend My Dress, Dear Stepdad, and I’m So Fucking Beautiful, zines created by girls and women over the past two. Girl Zines has ratings and 16 reviews. Ciara said: i was very pleasantly surprised with this book. i read everything that comes out about zines, & us. Buy Girl Zines: Making Media, Doing Feminism by Alison Piepmeier, Andi Zeisler (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and.

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Where to Find Zines pp. Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and scholarly community it serves. I am not exaggerating when I say zines taught me how to think hard and how to think critically, and they played a huge role in my political and intellectual development.

Girl Zines

But, I feel that at least for the work I’m doing on Riot Grrrl makes zines’ connections to punk and punk culture equally important. I think that anyone looking for some reading into feminism should check this out, it certainly gives you a lot to think about. Girl Zines takes zines seriously, asking what they can tell us about the piepmeirr lives of girls and women over the last twenty years.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Oct 29, Trinie rated it liked it. Erica Satifka rated zinds really liked it Jan 19, These messy, photocopied do-it-yourself documents cover every imaginable subject matter and are loaded with handwriting, collage art, stickers, and glitter.


Some are great choices, but there are important zines are grrrl zinesters left out.

Though they all reflect the personal style of the creators, they are also sites for constructing narratives, identities, and communities. Emma rated it really liked it Dec 22, This is an issue people like Stephen Duncombe and more recently Janice Radway have taken up in their work.

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Dec 19, Ciara rated it really liked it Shelves: Contact Contact Us Help. If you want to learn more about feminism, I recommend this book. Mariah Cherem rated it it was amazing Mar piepmieer, Want to Read saving…. If you follow scholarship on zines, it seems to me that Chapters 2 and 5 are especially important as the former articulates the parameters of specific affordances of the materiality of zines — their physicality, structure, means for circulation, etc.

As a zine-maker and feminist myself, I was excited to see a scholarly discussion of zine culture. Return to Book Page.

Girl Zines: Making Media, Doing Feminism

I reread this to get ready to write about riot grrrl zines. What I didn’t like: Hardcoverpages. An excellent exploration of girl zines and one of the most comprehensive and meaningful explanations of third-wave feminism I have ever read.

For some reason that really rubs me the wrong way and gives me pause as to her commitment and real research into the zine world. Andi Zeisler Goodreads Author. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

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Doing Third Wave Feminism: Kayleigh rated it really liked sines Jun 23, May 18, Win Scarlett rated it liked it. Her use of Bust as a zine which she spends a great deal of time discussing drives me nuts since there are so many other zines she could have focused on which I think would have worked better. Bridget rated it it was amazing May 14, Makenzie rated it liked it Oct 12, Ellen rated it it was amazing Feb 13, Trivia About Girl Zines: These messy, photocopied do-it-yourself documents cover every imaginable subject matter and are loaded with handwriting, collage art, stickers, and glitter.

Below is the list of vendors that carry our titles in electronic format. They plugged me into this community of incredibly intelligent, tough people who, just by knowing they existed, gave me the courage to deal with my own life. Open Preview See a Problem? Oct 04, Kandace rated it really liked it Shelves: Want to Read Currently Reading Read.