Tuesday, 11 June 2013

Zine News Round-Up: 11.06.13

Posting this 2 days late because I’m rubbish. Enjoy!

(Btw did you see that we were featured in The Screever zine last week?)

Cath x


1. Zine Releases
2. Upcoming Events
3. Submission Calls
4. AOB


1. Zine Releases
- Mixed media “acid trip” zine Soul Vibe #1 is out now! Grab hold of a copy by getting in touch with the author: brandon.tango @ live.co.uk.
- Lights Go Out #21 is out now! www.lightsgoout.co.uk
- Found is a photography project by Rhys Atkinson exploring the nature of discarded and found slide photographs.  More info at http://www.backtoprint.co.uk/product/back-to-print-issue-1
- Feminist campaign group Armpits 4 August have released their first zine! Check it out here: http://www.etsy.com/shop/Armpits4August
- Crafting zine Sugar Paper has just released its 10th issue! More info at http://sugarpapergang.blogspot.co.uk/2013/06/sugar-paper-11.html
- Athemaura #10 is out now! Details on buying/trading a copy can be found at http://athemaura.weebly.com/1/post/2013/05/athemaura-10-new-issue-ready.html

2. Upcoming Events
- Queer Zine Fest London 2013: date and venue TBC! Keep up to date at https://www.facebook.com/events/160624710775600/?ref=ts&fref=ts
- Let us know if we’ve missed anything - spillthezinesukATgmail.com!

3. Submission Calls
- If you have any art that you want to put out into the world please feel free to submit them to Brown Paper Bundles! Get in touch at thechickencoop @ live.co.uk.
- Pandora Press, a feminist compzine from Swansea, are looking for submissions for their 6th issue! The theme is body.  More info at http://swanseafeministnetwork.wordpress.com.
Hand Job Zine is a new literary zine, looking for writing in whatever format on British subject matter.   Details at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hand-Job/404655936308222?ref=stream
Sonorus: Feminist Perspectives on Harry Potter are looking for submissions for their first issue! Details at http://sonoruszine.wordpress.com/
OH VENUS! are looking for contributors for their feminist zine on the theme of HEROES. Art, comment, fiction, reviews and so on all wanted. Please email images to oh_venus@live.com before June 16.
- A zine on the intersection of queer and working class identities is currently looking for submissions! Deadline is in September. Details at https://www.facebook.com/events/354699081318568/?fref=ts.

5. AOB
- Check out a great review of last weekend’s Alternative Press Fair: http://shadowplayfanzine.blogspot.co.uk/2013/06/review-alternative-press-spring-zine.html and some photos: http://pinterest.com/mikedraws/alternative-press-fair-spring-2013/
- July 2013 is International Zine Month! Alex Wrekk, founder of IZM, has posted a list of tasks to do for every day of July to celebrate (see above)! Text version here: http://www.stolensharpierevolution.org/31-activities-for-international-zine-month-july-2013/

1 comment:

  1. "Queer Zine Fest"?

    *gets far too excited for someone who only read three words, even if they would be a magnificent scrabble score*