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'''Marc Parker''' is a writer and zine publisher from Oklahoma. He currently lives in [[Portland]], OR.
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'''Marc Parker''' is a writer and zine publisher from Oklahoma. He currently lives in Portland, OR.
  
 
In the 1990s, he published [[Azmacourt]], a humorous zine about asthma and his personal life. He gained a reputation on the [[alt.zines]] Usenet group for creating false identities and pulling malicious pranks on other posters (the most infamous being Zine Mao). He also published a number of zines under aliases. Among these were [[Cubist Ants Shall Inherit the Earth]], [[Tomatoes for Jalapeño]], and [[Fiction from the Venerable, Ben Joseph]]. In 2004, Marc wrote six issues of a [[perzine]] called [[Lazybones]], which was copiously influenced by [[Pathetic Life]].
 
In the 1990s, he published [[Azmacourt]], a humorous zine about asthma and his personal life. He gained a reputation on the [[alt.zines]] Usenet group for creating false identities and pulling malicious pranks on other posters (the most infamous being Zine Mao). He also published a number of zines under aliases. Among these were [[Cubist Ants Shall Inherit the Earth]], [[Tomatoes for Jalapeño]], and [[Fiction from the Venerable, Ben Joseph]]. In 2004, Marc wrote six issues of a [[perzine]] called [[Lazybones]], which was copiously influenced by [[Pathetic Life]].
  
He is a former contributor to [[Amusing Yourself To Death]]. Under the pseudonym of Ben Joseph, Marc edited the Word of Mouth section of [[Zine World]], 1999-2001. He currently runs the often derisive (and infrequently updated) zine review website [[ZineThug]] and volunteers at the [[Independent Publishing Resource Center]], where he is involved in the Outreach Program. His new zine [[Big Fucking Deal]] appeared in May, 2007.
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He is a former contributor to [[Amusing Yourself To Death]]. Under the pseudonym of Ben Joseph, Marc edited the Word of Mouth section of [[Zine World]], 1999-2001. He currently runs the often derisive (and infrequently updated) zine review website [[Zine Thug]] and volunteers at the [[Independent Publishing Resource Center]], where he is involved in the Outreach Program. His new zine [[Big Fucking Deal]] appeared in May, 2007.
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===Zines===
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*[[Azmacourt]]
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*[[Big Fucking Deal]]
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*[[Cubist Ants Shall Inherit the Earth]]
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*[[Fiction from the Venerable, Ben Joseph]]
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*[[Lazybones]]
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*[[Tomatoes for Jalapeno]]
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*[[Zine Thug]]
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===Contributions===
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*[[Amusing Yourself To Death]]
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*[[Zine World]]
  
 
== External Links ==
 
== External Links ==

Revision as of 13:41, 13 December 2007

Marc Parker is a writer and zine publisher from Oklahoma. He currently lives in Portland, OR.

In the 1990s, he published Azmacourt, a humorous zine about asthma and his personal life. He gained a reputation on the alt.zines Usenet group for creating false identities and pulling malicious pranks on other posters (the most infamous being Zine Mao). He also published a number of zines under aliases. Among these were Cubist Ants Shall Inherit the Earth, Tomatoes for Jalapeño, and Fiction from the Venerable, Ben Joseph. In 2004, Marc wrote six issues of a perzine called Lazybones, which was copiously influenced by Pathetic Life.

He is a former contributor to Amusing Yourself To Death. Under the pseudonym of Ben Joseph, Marc edited the Word of Mouth section of Zine World, 1999-2001. He currently runs the often derisive (and infrequently updated) zine review website Zine Thug and volunteers at the Independent Publishing Resource Center, where he is involved in the Outreach Program. His new zine Big Fucking Deal appeared in May, 2007.

Zines

Contributions

External Links

ZineThug