Teen Zine Queens


In case you’ve missed them, you can now rest easy: Zines are back. Once popular in the 1990s, zines skipped most Millennials to find their footing again with Generation Z. They no longer carry the same anti-mainstream political message as they once did, but they still focus on issues of identity, and they’re still run mostly by teenage girls. This piece by Britta Lokting will introduce you to today’s leaders in zine making, plus you’ll find out how zines have evolved since Tumblr took away much of their glory in 2007.


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