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zine

also 'zine  (zēn)
n.
1. An inexpensively produced, self-published, underground publication: I often contributed cartoons and essays to other people's 'zines, so why didn't I just buckle down and start my own? (Pagan Kennedy).
2. An e-zine.

[Short for magazine.]

zine

(ziːn)
n
(Journalism & Publishing) informal a magazine or fanzine

'zine

or zine

(zin)
n.
1. an individualistic, small-circulation magazine typically produced cheaply by a single nonprofessional enthusiast.
2. such a magazine existing on the World Wide Web.
[1960–65; clipping of fanzine]
Translations

zine

[ziːn] 'zine Nfanzine m, revistilla f

zine

[ˈziːn] nzine m

zine

, ’zine (inf)
n kleine, amateurhaft produzierte Zeitschrift, → Magazin nt, → Heftchen nt
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In A Girl's Guide to Taking Over the World: Writings from the Girl Zine Revolution, Karen Green and Tristan Taormino argue that one of the most important reasons for zines is that they "are sites for communication, education, community, revolution, celebration, and self-expression" (Green and Taormino, 1997, p.
LIKE RAP MUSIC, GRAFFITI ART, AND OTHER FORMS OF YOUTH-INITIATED MEDIA, THE value of zines is hotly contested in the world of media.
Fueled by the increased accessibility of inexpensive desktop publishing systems and the availability of photocopy machines, zines now fill most every niche, from politics to music to film to travel to offbeat or controversial topics that the mainstream press rarely addresses.
A two-part workshop for young people interested in creating their own zines will be offered by the Eugene Public Library during the holidays.
Yet that's just what trade publishers have done with The Book of Zines: Readings from the Fringe (Henry Holt) and The Factsheet Five Zine Reader (Crown).
Visitors can share the zines of trailblazers, hear their stories, and join in chat and discussion groups.
By employing ECHO(tm), ZineZone's exclusive advanced filtering technology, the zines will feature continually generated best-of-Web content that is constantly updated so that it contains the most relevant and timely information available.
We gained access to a trove of skate zines that dated back to 1977 (Northwest Skateboarder) but also featured zines that had come out the day before.
WHEN ARTFORUM INVITED ME to curate a portfolio for this issue, I pulled some of my favorite zines from recent years, mostly titles I've come across since moving to New York in 2010 (and starting the 8 Ball Zine Fair and the Newsstand, a store in a subway station that had shelves stocked with zines and books instead of candy and newspapers).
Zines are much like any other small pamphlet or booklet, the important difference being that they are independent, noncommercial, and self-made, which allows them to be easily and inexpensively reproduced and distributed.
Artists AJ Garrett and Rebecca Little have been teaching folk how to make their own comic books and magazines - known as zines in underground publishing.