This is the list of the confirmed from the London Zine Fair.
If anyone has been in contact already - let me know.
I will wait til the weekend has passed and contact the remainder.
Active Distribution - http://www.activedistribution.org
One of Europe’s largest zine, book, comic, everything distro for all things anarcho.
Black and White Cat Press - http://www.blackandwhitecatpress.org
Black and White Cat Press has been publishing zines, comics, CDs and making prints since 2002. It is based around the Manchester/ Salford area.
Brass buttons zine distro - http://www.buttonsmadefrombrass.blogspot.com
Carries a variety of music zines, and radical culture stuff.
Brighton University illustration BA
Around 10 people from the Brighton illustration BA course. The zines vary from purely illustration based to themed comic/ narrative based. There will also be a range of crafts and posters. Some photos of a previous stall they’ve run is at http://bleachingstream
. blogspot.com/2008/ 01/our-stall-at-art-junky-fair. html
Corndog Publishing - http://www.corndog.co.uk
Corndog zine distro is relatively new but already stocks over 200 zines, books and comics from the UK, USA and Australia.
Dans Le Matin - web site coming soon!
Dans Le Matin is a new zine collective based around the work of Matt Walkerdine (http://www.damnsealegs.co.uk
), Seb Wheeler (http://www.myspace.com/powerpoprocks
) and Owen Richards (http://www.owenrichards.co.uk
). We are embarking on a project which focuses on publishing hand assembled, limited edition zines that celebrate the fine details of life.
Dead Trees and Dye - http://www.deadtreesanddye.com
A relatively long running zine distro now based in South London. Has a number of art and comic zines as well as the more standard music/ radical zines.
eCartilage - http://www.ecartilage.co.uk
eCartilage zine is a mix of writing and artwork. Also on the table will be Attack!!!, which is a themed collection of people’s work with music. Also on the table will be zines/ comics by Gethan Dick (http://www.gethan.org
) and Eleanor Jane Parsons (http://www.eleanorjane.co.uk
Fanzine Ynfytyn - http://www.emmajanefalconer.co.uk
Fanzine Ynfytyn has stories, recipes and photography. Emma will also be bringing a selection of her cut and paste zines, and colour pocket poloroid zine. She’ll be sharing her stall with Scott Jason Smith who draws comics of everyday life.
Fever zine - http://www.myspace.com/feverzine
Fever zine is a lo-fi publication printed quarterly in a5 black & white, covering a mixture of music, art, fashion, zine culture, and blogs. Also on the stall will be comic/ zine People I know (http://www.myspace.com/dumpme
) and Sketch Stance Colouring zine (http://www.myspace.com/sketchstance
The Forest - http://theforest.org.uk
The Forest is a free arts and events space in central Edinburgh. We have aided production and distribution for a wide variety of publications. Our own fortnightly zine, CIA Nights, has recently published its hundredth issue. To celebrate, we turned colour.
Hey Monkey Riot zine - http://heymonkey.lasthours.org.uk
Hey Monkey Riot is a daily comic written by Edd, the editor of Last Hours, which as been collected into a series of collections. There are also two stand alone issues still in print (issue 2 and issue 3). A new issue will be released for the Zine Symposium! Edd is taking part in this year’s Zine Symposium exhibition.
Last Hours zine - http://www.lasthours.org.uk
A punk rock and radical culture bi-annual zine. Its very, very good!
Loserdom zine - http://www.loserdomzine.com
A personal zine based in Dublin, Ireland with comics, stories and reviews. Now on its 17th issue. It will also have copies of Rag, and Irish anarcha-feminist zine.
Marching Stars distro - http://www.marchingstars.co.uk
A small distro mostly selling perzines covering a range of issues such as feminism, queer, mental health, veg*nism, travel, body image and racial identity.
Morgenmuffel zine & Cowley Bookshop - http://www.morgemuffel.co.uk
A comic zine made by Isy, with the distro that she helps run at the Brighton Cowley Club, which carries a range of radical and alternative culture zines.
Voices of Resistance from Occupied London journal - http://www.occupiedlondon.org
A relatively new journal about London everyday life and how to make it better.
Paper Tiger comics - http://www.papertigercomix.com
Brighton based comic anthology. Also on the table will be Lucid Frenzy zine and The Bedsit Journal (http://www.bedsitjournal.com
Pogo Cafe - http://www.pogocafe.co.uk
A hip East London vegan cafe that’ll be serving refreshments to everyone on the day.
Ricochet! Ricochet! and Lets Just Pretend zines - http://www.myspace.com/ricochetricochet
Colette and Patrick will be running their Ricochet! Ricochet! distro and selling their own zine, and some records from Colette’s record distro. There’ll also be Kate selling copies of Lets Just Pretend, Matthew Hell and other stuff of hers.
Savage Messiah zine - http://www.savagemessiahzine.com/
Is an ongoing psychogeographic drift with a collection of drawings, stories, and ideas about East London. Laura Oldfield Ford who writes Savage Messiah is part of this year’s Zine Symposium exhibition.
Sticks and Stones distro - http://www.myspace.com/sticksandstoneszinedistr
Stocks a variety of US and Euro zines. Will be sharing the table with Steve Larder (http://www.stevelarder.co.uk
) who writes Rum Lad, a illustration/ comic-zine. Steve Larder is also taking part in this year’s Zine Symposium exhibition.
What they could do, they did - http://www.theydid.org.uk
What they could do, they did is a non-profit group working in South London that promotes the work of emerging artists through grassroots publishing. We have collectively written, edited, published and distributed zines, travelogues, printed art pieces and handmade art books.