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Zines 101: Why make a zine?

An introduction to zines, what they are, and how to make your very own

Zines: what can't they do?

As you've learned, there are lots of different kinds of zines. Therefore, there are a lot of different reasons that people make zines. Some people make them to express their feelings, some make them to show off art, and others make them to show off their research and findings.

Personal Expression

Art/Artist Zines

Self-Publishing

Academic Zines

Teaching with Zines