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Kim "Riot" Schwenk started making zines in 1987, in the early stages of the riot grrrl movement, as a reaction to the patriarchy of the punk movement.  Her zine enthusiasm came full circle with the conception of "[[Grrrl Zines A-Go-Go]]", an all women San Diego based zine activist collective.  The group focuses on the empowerment of young women through the production of fanzines and self published works.
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[Grrrl Zines A-Go-Go] has published three zines related to zine workshops, networking, and preservation and collecting.  Kim works as an archivist at the University of California, San Diego in the Rare Books and Manuscript department.
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'''Kim "Riot" Schwenk''' is a [[zine]] publisher that lives in San Diego, CA who has been very active in the [[Riot Grrrl]] movement.
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Schwenk started making zines in 1987, during the early stages of the [[Riot Grrrl]] movement, as a reaction to the patriarchy of the [[punk]] movement.  Her zine enthusiasm came full circle with the conception of [[Grrrl_zines_a_go-go]], an all women San Diego-based zine activist collective.  The group focuses on the empowerment of young women through the production of fanzines and self published works. [[Grrrl_zines_a_go-go]] has published three zines related to zine workshops, networking, and preservation and collecting.   
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Kim currently works as an archivist at the University of California, San Diego in the Rare Books and Manuscript department and publishes [[Grrrl Noire]], [[Cyclette]], [[Radio, Radio]], [[Goat Farm]], and [[The Sacred and the Profane]].
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==Zines==
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*[[Cyclette]]
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*[[Goat Farm]]
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*[[Grrrl Noire]]
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*[[Radio, Radio]]
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*[[The Sacred and the Profane]]
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==External links==
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[http://gzagg.org Grrrl zines a go-go website]
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[[Category:Zinester|Riot]]
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[[Category:California Zinesters|Riot]]
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[[Category:Riot Grrrl|Riot]]

Latest revision as of 18:38, 3 August 2010

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Kim "Riot" Schwenk is a zine publisher that lives in San Diego, CA who has been very active in the Riot Grrrl movement.

Schwenk started making zines in 1987, during the early stages of the Riot Grrrl movement, as a reaction to the patriarchy of the punk movement. Her zine enthusiasm came full circle with the conception of Grrrl_zines_a_go-go, an all women San Diego-based zine activist collective. The group focuses on the empowerment of young women through the production of fanzines and self published works. Grrrl_zines_a_go-go has published three zines related to zine workshops, networking, and preservation and collecting.

Kim currently works as an archivist at the University of California, San Diego in the Rare Books and Manuscript department and publishes Grrrl Noire, Cyclette, Radio, Radio, Goat Farm, and The Sacred and the Profane.

Zines

External links

Grrrl zines a go-go website