The World's A Mess and Yr My Only Cure

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'''The World's A Mess and Yr My Only Cure''' is a DIY Riot Grrrl Zine by Ms Ova Ree of the Lola and the Cartwheels Collective.
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'''The World's A Mess and Yr My Only Cure''' is a [[Riot Grrrl]] Zine by Ms Ova Ree of the Lola and the Cartwheels Collective.
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===Format and History===
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The focus of this zine  is on feminist/queer [[DIY]] culture, focusing on inspiration, influences, motivation and celebrating self empowerment.
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Part 1 (August 2008) focuses on DIY/feminist heroines and includes contributions from Melanie Maddison of [[Colouring Outside The Lines]] zine, artist Enid Crow, Charlotte Toecurl, Kandy of Knit and Destroy and [[Sugar Paper]] zine, Calvin Johnson, Ldy Rouge of [[Superdisne]] zine, Cara of Daisy Daisy Does, Kelly Rose of [[Pulse]] zine, Jenny from Vile Vile Creatures, Nat Barker, [[Allison Wolfe]], Nina Nijsten, Asbo Girls, Ste McCabe, Melissa Ann of Jerk Alert and [[She's So Very]] zine, Kershona Mayo, Poet Sally Jenkinson, Tanina Punk of [[Fight Together]] zine, Nina Jones, Skulleena of Kandy Pop and [[Sugar Paper]] zine and Julia Downes of Manifesta.
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The zine features interviews with people the editor, and others, continue to take influence from, seeking to discover the inspirations of these idols, while also taking a look at the people carving new inspiration into the present and future.
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Issue 1 (August 2008) focuses on DIY/feminist heroines and includes contributions from Melissa Ann of Jerk Alert and [[She's so very...]] zine, Asbo a Go-Go Girls, Nat Barker, Penny Broadhurst, Bunny of Wonderleague.co.uk, Cara of Daisy Daisy Does, artist Enid Crow, Dottie's Fake DIY,  Julia Downes of Manifesta Leeds, Kandy of Knit and Destroy and [[Sugar Paper]] zine, Jenny Howe of Vile Vile Creatures, Poet Sally Jenkinson, Calvin Johnson, filmmaker Nina Jones, Ngombo Chansa Machile of Manifesta Leeds, Melanie Maddison of [[Colouring Outside The Lines]], Kershona Mayo, Ste McCabe, Nina Nijsten, Tanina Punk of [[Fight Together]] zine, Queer X, Kelly Rose of [[Pulse]] zine, Lady Rouge of [[Superdisne]] zine, Skulleena of Kandy Pop and [[Sugar Paper]] zine, Charlotte Toecurl, and [[Allison Wolfe]].
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Revision as of 10:42, 1 April 2009

The World's A Mess and Yr My Only Cure is a Riot Grrrl Zine by Ms Ova Ree of the Lola and the Cartwheels Collective.

The focus of this zine is on feminist/queer DIY culture, focusing on inspiration, influences, motivation and celebrating self empowerment.

The zine features interviews with people the editor, and others, continue to take influence from, seeking to discover the inspirations of these idols, while also taking a look at the people carving new inspiration into the present and future.

Issue 1 (August 2008) focuses on DIY/feminist heroines and includes contributions from Melissa Ann of Jerk Alert and She's so very... zine, Asbo a Go-Go Girls, Nat Barker, Penny Broadhurst, Bunny of Wonderleague.co.uk, Cara of Daisy Daisy Does, artist Enid Crow, Dottie's Fake DIY, Julia Downes of Manifesta Leeds, Kandy of Knit and Destroy and Sugar Paper zine, Jenny Howe of Vile Vile Creatures, Poet Sally Jenkinson, Calvin Johnson, filmmaker Nina Jones, Ngombo Chansa Machile of Manifesta Leeds, Melanie Maddison of Colouring Outside The Lines, Kershona Mayo, Ste McCabe, Nina Nijsten, Tanina Punk of Fight Together zine, Queer X, Kelly Rose of Pulse zine, Lady Rouge of Superdisne zine, Skulleena of Kandy Pop and Sugar Paper zine, Charlotte Toecurl, and Allison Wolfe.

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