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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Girl Zines describes key characteristics of a vernacular third-wave feminism by taking a variety of interdisciplinary approaches with contemporary grrrl zines: Lists with This Book. These messy, photocopied do-it-yourself documents cover every imaginable subject matter zies are loaded with handwriting, collage art, stickers, and glitter. Making Media, Doing Feminism. It’s academic, would be great reference for classes and panels.
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Thanks for telling us about the problem. 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.
Mar 26, Saki rated it really liked it Shelves: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I liked that she dedicated a chapter to intersectionality and zines, as zines were the medium that first introduced me to the idea of intersectionality. No trivia or quizzes yet.
Girl Zines: Making Media, Doing Feminism
Mariah Cherem rated it it was amazing Mar 31, Ronja Francoeur rated it it was amazing Nov 06, Kerkyra rated it really liked it Dec 19, I’ve passed this along to the other members of my group as a key piece of research material.
There are a lot of zine distros out there that are not run by men of questionable ethics to put it politely. A aison in-depth study on the radical potential of zine making by girls and women and the ensuing community that accompanies this tradition of independent media making. About the Author p. Andi Zeisler Goodreads Author. I like that she also placed zines in a origins story that relates to other feminist work.
I reread this to get ready to write about riot grrrl zines. Makenzie rated it liked it Oct 12, Oct 04, Kandace rated it really liked it Shelves: I think zined anyone looking for some reading into feminism should check this out, it certainly I was reading this as research into making girl zines for a project gorl school. 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.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. At the very least she should have a disclaimer or retraction or something. I wanted her to tease out a bit more why she piepmejer using “grrrl” to refer to I reread this to get ready to write about riot grrrl zines.
Considering the subject matter, the book was a bit drier that I expected it to be, but on the whole, good food for thought. Piepmeier writes, in the end of the book, that she had set out to make the point that zines fostered some sort of concrete political activism and involvement, but that over the course of her research she came to aines realization that zines fostered a different, subtler kind of political resistance. Jun 08, Rebekah rated it liked it Shelves: Piepmeieer cookies your experience may not be seamless.
They were central to the evolution of my own feminist development in college in the early s, speaking directly to my feelings of exclusion, disgust with pop culture, and surliness about the lingering sexism that second-wave feminism had failed to abolish.
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