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: Making Media, Doing Feminism by Alison Piepmeier
These messy, photocopied do-it-yourself documents cover every imaginable subject matter and are loaded with handwriting, collage art, stickers, and glitter. Return to Book Ipepmeier.
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Feb 12, Zihes Constantine rated it really liked it. I like that she also placed zines in a origins story that relates to other feminist work. Project MUSE Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Preview — Girl Zines by Alison Piepmeier. Zachary Harless rated it it was amazing Jun 22, Zines and Gender pp. Bridget rated it it was amazing May 14, Tara rated it it was amazing Sep 27, Mar 29, Lucia P rated it really liked it.
Pkepmeier About Girl Zines: There are a lot of zine distros out there that are not run by men of questionable ethics to put it politely. If you want to learn more about feminism, I recommend this book. I’ve passed this along to the other members of my group as a key piece of research material. An excellent exploration of girl zines and one of the most comprehensive and meaningful explanations of third-wave feminism I have ever read.
Not only did it give me some fab quotes to work from as a springboard for ideas, but it gave me a lot of insight as to what types of things I should include, the history of girl zines and helped me create my own direction to move it.
Girl Zines: Making Media, Doing Feminism
Hardcoverpages. As a zine-maker and feminist myself, I was excited to see a scholarly discussion of zine culture.
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. These messy, photocopied do-it-yourself documents cover every imaginable subject matter and are loaded with handwriting, collage art, stickers, and glitter.
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alisoh Exam Copy Please list your name, institutional affiliation, course name and size, and institution address. Lists with This Book. 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.
Girl Zines takes zines seriously, asking what they can tell us about the inner lives of girls and women over the last twenty years. Doing Third Wave Feminism: Shame on her for promoting Microcosm in a book about young women writing zines.
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. Makenzie rated it liked it Oct 12, Also, I worry that the academia-speak could make the book inaccessible for someone who isn’t well-versed in theory.
Plu I was very excited when I xlison 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.
Please list your name, institutional affiliation, course name and size, and institution address. Piepmeier writes, in the end of the book, that she had set znes 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 the realization that zines fostered a different, subtler kind of political resistance.
But, I feel that at least for the work I’m doing on Riot Grrrl makes zines’ connections to punk and punk culture equally important. Refresh and try again. For some reason that really rubs me the wrong way and gives me pause as to her commitment and real research into the zine world. Dec 19, Ciara rated it really liked it Shelves: What I didn’t like: I wanted her to tease out a bit more why she kept using “grrrl” to refer to the zines she discusses but then the gidl is piepmeker “Girl Zines.
Oct 29, Trinie rated it liked it.
Want to Read saving…. 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. Books by Alison Piepmeier.