Sunday, 23 June 2013

Zine News Round-Up: 23.06.13



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

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1. Zine Releases
- Girls Get Busy #18 is out now, and available to read online for free! Details can be found at the GGB tumblr.
- Issue #5 of the perzine Opinionated Nobody was published this month.  To buy or trade a copy, contact the author Rebecca.
- Emma Jane Falconer has published 2 issues of Fanzine Ynfytyn this week. Details on how to buy or trade a copy can be found at Emma’s blog.
- The latest issue of SMOO Comics is available to buy or trade! Details here: http://smoo.tumblr.com/subscriptions
- - Let us know if we’ve missed anything - spillthezinesukATgmail.com!

2. Upcoming Events
- Bristol Comic and Zine Fair: Saturday 05 October @ The Station, Bristol. Details and stall application forms can be found at http://bristolcomicandzinefair.wordpress.com/.
- Queer Zine Fest London, December 2013: date and venue TBC! Keep up to date at https://www.facebook.com/events/160624710775600/?ref=ts&fref=ts


3. Submission Calls
- 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/
- A new literary zine based in Swansea is looking for flash fiction submissions! For more details, contact the editor Kat via her blog.
- 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.



4. AOB
- Next month 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/ Here at Spill the Zines, I will take part in every activity, and blog about it at the end of each week!
J

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The beautiful image above was hand-drawn by Andrea Joseph - thank you!

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