Episode 48: How to Zine It Yourself
DIY zines are having an IRL revival, but it's not the riot-grrrl 90s all over again. Cristen and Caroline go on a cross-country zine-quest to find out why these handmade mags mean so much to today's fans and librarians alike.
More about St. Sucia
More about Barnard’s zine library
More about Jenna Freedman
Andersen, Margaret. As Ever, Zines Are Printing the Way For Diversity, Inclusion + Fun in Publishing. Eye on Design. June 5, 2018.
Arnold, Chloe. A Brief History of Zines. Mentalfloss. Nov. 19, 2016.
Belinky, Biju. The Underground Music Mags That Immortalised 70s Subculture. Dazed. Jan. 13, 2016.
Bess, Gabby. Alternatives to Alternative: The Black Grrrls Riot Ignored. Broadly. Aug. 3, 2015.
Bravinder, Tristan. New Research on Latinx Zine Collectives. The Iris. April 6, 2017.
Cardenas, Cat. This Zine Captures the Taboo Conversations Young Latinas Have Behind Closed Doors. Remezcla. Jan. 17, 2018.
Dawes, Laina. Why I Was Never a Riot Grrrl. Bitch. May 15, 2013.
The Economist. As Big Magazines Lose Readers, Homemade ‘Zines’ Are Springing Up. Oct. 12, 2017.
Gamble, Ione. How Feminist Zine Culture Has Evolved. Vice. June 14, 2018.
Kappal, Bhanuj. The Need to Be Zine. Live Mint. March 3, 2019.
Knight, Rosie. How Zine Libraries Are Highlighting Marginalized Voices. Buzzfeed. Dec. 30, 2018.
Lee, Jaeah J. The Forgotten Zine of 1960s Asian-American Radicals. Topic. Iss. 8.
Lopez Gonzalez, Alejandra. End of an Era: Beloved San Antonio Zine St. Sucia Announces Its Final Issue. San Antonio Current. Nov. 28, 2018.
Lopez Gonzalez, Alejandra. St. Sucia Is Disrupting How Latinas Are Seen in Pop Culture. San Antonio Current. Nov. 18, 2016.
Maidment, Adam. Still Here, Still Queer: The Rise (and Rise) of LGBTQ Zine Culture. Hornet. March 30, 2019.
Nguyen, Mimi Thi. Evolution of a Race Riot. No. 1. Aug. 24, 1997.
Noriega, Christina. This Massive Zine Collection Is a History of Latin American Counterculture. Remezcla. March 2, 2018.
Piepmeier, Alison. Girl Zines: Making Media, Doing Feminism. New York: New York University Press, 2009.
Ramdarshan Bold, Melanie. Why Diverse Zines Matter: A Case Study of the People of Color Zines Project. Publishing Research Quarterly. Vol. 33, Iss. 3. September 2017.