Zinefest this weekend in Minneapolis
Yes, zines still exist in the online age, their spirit of defiance only sharpened by refusing to adapt to emailable media. Ergo the fourth annual DIY publishing festival,Zinefest 2007
, which begins today at 7:00 p.m. at theAcadia Cafe
(with live music by Beatrix Jar, Bla Bla Blacksheep, Brown Rainbow, Ghostband, Gerald Prokop, Hangun Man, and Row and Crow; admission $3; Franklin and Nicollet--the regularhttp://www.zinefest.org
website appears to be down). The event then continues through Sunday with daytime exhibits and workshops atStevens Square Center for the Arts
(1905 Third Avenue South, Minneapolis), 10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Sunday.
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