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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Plus, they inspired me to stop being a consumer of media and to start seeing myself as a producer of media, as someone who was capable of writing my own essays and books, who didn’t just have to content herself with what was available at the bookstore. I am pursuing life as a writer in large part because of my experiences with zines.
Mar 29, Lucia P rated it really liked it. Open Preview See a Problem? It’s academic, would be great reference for classes and panels.
Girl Zines: Making Media, Doing Feminism by Alison Piepmeier
I think that anyone looking for some reading into feminism should check this out, it certainly gives you a lot to think about. Though they all reflect the personal style of the creators, they are also sites for constructing narratives, identities, and communities.
It should be very easy to find reference to why that’s a no-no. 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. Doing Third Wave Feminism: Refresh alisn try again. Andi Zeisler Goodreads Author. Aug 15, Mecque rated it it was amazing. I had more problems with it the second time round, probably because I was being a bit more critical.
Jun 08, Rebekah rated it liked it Shelves: Materiality and the Creation of Embodied Community pp. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Girl Zines is the first book-length exploration girp this exciting movement.
Aug 19, Susan Dickson rated it liked it. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Hardcoverpages. Though they all reflect the personal style of the creators, they are also sites for constructing narratives, identities, and communities. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Girl Zines takes zines seriously, asking what they can tell us about the inner lives of girls and women over the last twenty years. I see a distinction and think that not all zines written by girls are grrrl zines, but I felt she could have addressed that a bit more.
Girl Zines takes zines seriously, asking what they can tell us about the inner lives of girls and women over the last twenty years. I’ve passed this along to the other members of my group as a key piece of research material.
These messy, photocopied do-it-yourself documents cover every imaginable subject matter and are loaded with handwriting, collage art, stickers, and glitter.
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.
A great 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. sines
Girl Zines: Making Media, Doing Feminism
Reviews “Piepmeier’s work is an insightful and long-overdue engagement with the feminist work in zines, which played a pivotal role not only in Riot Grrrl but also in the development of the Third Wave in general.
I liked seeing aison way she deconstructed select pages from zines, treating them with the same kind of respect I usually see accorded to art and literature. Mariah Cherem rated it it was amazing Mar 31, Feminists and allies of survivors would do well to go through one of those other distros for their zine needs.
Ronja Francoeur rated it it was amazing Nov gurl, I was reading this as research into making girl zines for a project for school. I just reviewed this for Bookforum Erica Satifka rated it really liked it Jan 19,