Riot Grrrl Press

From ZineWiki

(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
Current revision (20:05, 18 May 2010) (view source)
(Capitalizing)
 
(9 intermediate revisions not shown.)
Line 1: Line 1:
-
'''Riot Grrrl Press''' went through various owners and incarnations throughout the 1990s when the riot grrrl movement was popular. Riot Grrrl Press was first started in 1992 by Erika Reinstein and May Summer in Washington, DC, and the distro went with them throughout the mid-1990s when they would move to both Olympia, WA and Chicago, IL. Their known method of distribution was to make the zine copies from flats sent in by the zine writers. The last known proprietors were the late 90's chapter of Riot Grrrl DC, although there were few buzzes of re-starting Riot Grrrl Press in the early 2000's by the occasional girl, nothing ever materialized.  
+
'''Riot Grrrl Press''' was a [[zine]] [[distro]] started in 1992 by Erika Reinstein and [[May Summer]] (a.k.a. [[May Farnsworth]]) in [[Washington, DC]] during the height of popularity for the Riot Grrrl movement. The [[distro]] moved with its founders when they relocated first to [[Olympia, WA]], and then [[Chicago, IL]] in the mid-1990s. Riot Grrrl Press carried [[zines]] primarily by women or professed "Riot Grrrls". Their method of distribution was to make copies of zines from original flats sent in by the zine writers, then they published catalogs of the various zines the distributed. The last known proprietors of Riot Grrrl Press were the late '90s chapter of Riot Grrrl DC.  Although rumors of the distro being restarted circulated in the early '00s, nothing more ever materialized.  
-
[[Category: Distro]]
+
[[Category: Distro]] [[Category:Closed Distro]] [[Category:Riot Grrrl]]

Current revision

Riot Grrrl Press was a zine distro started in 1992 by Erika Reinstein and May Summer (a.k.a. May Farnsworth) in Washington, DC during the height of popularity for the Riot Grrrl movement. The distro moved with its founders when they relocated first to Olympia, WA, and then Chicago, IL in the mid-1990s. Riot Grrrl Press carried zines primarily by women or professed "Riot Grrrls". Their method of distribution was to make copies of zines from original flats sent in by the zine writers, then they published catalogs of the various zines the distributed. The last known proprietors of Riot Grrrl Press were the late '90s chapter of Riot Grrrl DC. Although rumors of the distro being restarted circulated in the early '00s, nothing more ever materialized.

Personal tools