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GWS 2600: Introduction to LGBT Studies: Zines

What is a ZINE?

Zine is short for magazine or fanzine. They are typically self-published, hand-made creations of various sizes, shapes, and formats. They are a fun and creative genre of self expression! Anyone can make one! Search online for ideas (Google images, Pinterest).

Be inspired, get creative! Here are some supplies you might need:

  • Paper
  • Scissors
  • Colored pencils, markers, etc.
  • Stapler
  • Gluesticks
  • Printed words, images, old magazines

How-to Make a Zine Video

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