Girls Guide to Taking Over the World: Writings From The Girl Zine Revolution

Front Cover
Tristan Taormino, Karen Green
Macmillan, Jul 15, 1997 - Fiction - 221 pages
1 Review
In the last several years, more and more people, particularly women, have begun to produce their own magazines--xeroxing pictures, handwriting articles, or doing layout on computers at home. Freed from the constraints of investors and, in many cases, advertisers, these publications explore issues and opinions not often found in more mainstream outlets. This anthology includes articles, essays, interviews, artwork, and fiction by many of these innovative women. 125 illustrations.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

A GIRL'S GUIDE TO TAKING OVER THE WORLD: Writings from the Girl Zine Revolution

User Review  - Kirkus

A useful anthology of work produced over the past decade in zines written by women, wildly uneven in quality but nonetheless fascinating for the light they cast on the issues, attitudes, and ideas ... Read full review

A girl's guide to taking over the world: writings from the girl zine revolution

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Zines are quirky publications with small but loyal audiences. Rowe, an assistant editor at Playboy, aptly characterizes them as "Tinkertoys for malcontents." Rowe gathers here what he considers to be ... Read full review

Contents

V
VI
1
VIII
4
IX
5
X
8
XII
10
XIV
15
XV
19
LX
98
LXII
102
LXIII
103
LXVI
106
LXVII
108
LXX
110
LXXII
111
LXXIII
115

XVI
20
XVII
22
XX
23
XXII
26
XXIII
29
XXIV
31
XXVI
32
XXVIII
41
XXIX
44
XXX
45
XXXI
47
XXXIII
49
XXXV
50
XXXVI
51
XXXVIII
54
XXXIX
55
XL
58
XLI
59
XLII
60
XLIV
62
XLV
65
XLVI
67
XLVII
68
XLVIII
69
L
71
LIII
75
LIV
79
LV
82
LVI
93
LVII
95
LVIII
96
LXXVII
117
LXXVIII
120
LXXX
122
LXXXI
124
LXXXV
128
LXXXVI
133
LXXXVII
135
LXXXVIII
139
LXXXIX
140
XC
142
XCI
146
XCII
150
XCIII
154
XCIV
156
XCV
158
XCVI
163
XCVII
169
XCVIII
173
C
176
CI
178
CII
183
CIII
185
CIV
187
CV
189
CVI
193
CVII
196
CVIII
197
CIX
199
CX
208
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

About the author (1997)

Karen Green is a writer, graphic designer, and Internet goddess.

Tristan Taormino is a writer and editor of the annual series Best Lesbian Erotica (Cleis Press). The live in New York and are publishers of the magazine Pucker Up.

Bibliographic information