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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There are a lot of zine distros out there that are not run by men of questionable ethics to put it politely.
May 18, Win Scarlett rated it liked it. I think that anyone looking for some reading into girrl should check this out, it certainly gives you a lot to think about. These messy, photocopied do-it-yourself documents cover every imaginable subject matter and alisson loaded with handwriting, collage art, stickers, and glitter. 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.
Andi Zeisler Goodreads Author. Girl Zines takes zines seriously, asking what they can tell us about the inner lives of girls and women over the last twenty years.
Feb 12, Caitlin Constantine rated it really liked it. 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.
I liked seeing the way she deconstructed gigl pages from zines, treating them with the same kind of respect I usually see accorded to art and literature. Girl Zines describes key characteristics of a vernacular third-wave feminism by taking a variety of interdisciplinary approaches with contemporary grrrl zines: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
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This book was really informational about how zines about feminism came piepmrier be. I reread this to get ready to write about riot grrrl piempeier. She is the co-editor of Catching a Wave: Oct 04, Kandace piemeier it really liked it Shelves: I was very excited when I first heard about this book, because I know the impact feminist zines have had on me and I think some serious academic respect is long overdue.
Zines as a Public Pedagogy of Hope pp. Mariah Cherem rated it it was amazing Mar 31, Please list your name, institutional affiliation, course name and size, and institution address. As a feminist myself, I really liked discovering more about how different people showed feminism to the world.
Kayleigh rated it really liked it Jun 23, Aug 15, Mecque rated it it was amazing. Bridget rated it it was amazing May 14, 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.
This is an issue people like Stephen Duncombe and more recently Janice Radway have taken up in their work. Refresh and try again. I think that 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 for school.
Trivia About Girl Zines: 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.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. I wanted her to tease out a bit more why she kept using “grrrl” to refer to the zines she discusses but then the book is titled “Girl Zines.
Oct 29, Trinie rated it liked it. At the very least she should have a disclaimer or retraction or something. Ailson passed this along to the other members of my slison as a key piece of research material.
Girl Zines: Making Media, Doing Feminism
Return to Book Page. Emma rated it really liked it Dec 22, Makenzie rated it liked it Oct 12, I wanted her to tease out a bit more why she kept using “grrrl” to refer to I reread this to get ready to write about riot grrrl zines.
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Though they all reflect the personal style of the creators, they are also sites for constructing narratives, identities, and communities. I am not exaggerating when I say zines taught me how to think hard and how to think critically, and they played a huge role in my political and intellectual development.