My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-11-27) →
Nina Simone (32) Kimbra (32) Beirut (17) Fever Ray (15) tUnE-yArDs (7) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Call for Submissions: Doykeit Zine
After receiving some submissions and speaking with some invested folks, I realized that this project is bigger than Sassyfrass (see previous call) and deserves more time and space. Now it is its own zine, and you get more time to submit! We are seeking submissions with a central theme of the cross sections of Jewish and queer identity, and how those identities might inform an anti-Zionist or...
Why Homelessness Is Becoming an Occupy Wall Street... →
What the Occupy Wall Streeters are beginning to discover, and homeless people have known all along, is that most ordinary, biologically necessary activities are illegal when performed in American streets—not just peeing but sitting, lying down and sleeping. While the laws vary from city to city, one of the harshest is in Sarasota, Florida, which passed an ordinance in 2005 that makes...
After reading this book, you’ll never look at comic strips and capitalism the...– Michael Taube of The Washington Post on Drawing Power: A Compendium of Cartoon Advertising (via fantagraphics)
tendrilz-deactivated20120615 asked: hey, i just wanted to let you know that i just got sassyfrass circus #7 from stranger danger and it's one of my favorite zines i've read recently. i appreciate your humor and honesty and i really love your drawing style. my favorite pieces were the post-grad flow chart and the thing about the cicadas. it was the first zine of yours i've read but i definitely want to check out more...
The Line Between Solidarity and Appropriation:... →
lazersilberstein: Excellent essay! Talks about the pressures on Jews to conform to American standards by essentially imitating whitey’s racism.
therandomtracks: The Smiths - There is a Light...
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-11-13) →
Nana Grizol (13) Sufjan Stevens (9) The Felice Brothers (6) Dark Dark Dark (1) Fleet Foxes (1) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Philly Zine Fest
If you talked to me at the Philly Zine Fest and mentioned that you follow me on the Internet, y’all should message me.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-11-6) →
Fever Ray (84) Feist (37) Regina Spektor (9) Antony and the Johnsons (8) Hurray For The Riff Raff (2) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz