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Toronto event: She Said Boom! Feminist Zine-Making Symposium

April 22nd, 2013     by Julia Horel     Comments

She Said Boom! Feminist Zine-Making Symposium

3-day event featuring GB JONES and CAROLINE AZAR of FIFTH COLUMN.

:::SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:::

::FILM SCREENING:: SHE SAID BOOM: THE STORY OF FIFTH COLUMN Thursday April 25th 7-9pm Koffler House at 569 Spadina Avenue Admission is $12/person at the door Full-length film screening followed by a Q and A with Director Kevin Hegge // Canada 2012 // 66 min

::KEYNOTE TALK:: CAROLINE AZAR AND GB JONES ON FEMINISM AND ZINE-MAKING IN 1980s & 1990s TORONTO Friday April 26th 7-9pm PWYC Koffler House at 569 Spadina Avenue Keynote talk by Fifth Column members GB Jones and Caroline Azar on feminist zine-making in 1980s and 1990s Toronto. Followed with a robust discussion facilitated by Shannon Gerard on current issues in feminist publishing.

::ZINE MAKING WORKSHOP:: HOSTED BY SHANNON GERARD AT THE BOOK BAKERY Saturday April 27th 10am-6pm email feministzines@gmail.com for registration Day-long collaborative production of a feminist zine. Includes workshops on bookbinding, zine-making, and risograph printing.

::ZINE LAUNCH AND DANCE PARTY:: FEATURING DJ MARY MACK Saturday April 27th 9pm-midnight gallerywest at 1172 Queen Street West All ages launch party with performances, readings, and dancing. Our collaboratively produced feminist zine will be sold PWYC. Dance party featuring DJ Mary Mack.


Fifth Column: https://www.facebook.com/AllTimeQueenoftheWorld Caroline Azar: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caroline_Azar GB Jones: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/G._B._Jones


Sponsored by the Graduate Students’ Union at the University of Toronto.

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