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Caribbean & Latin American Zine collection

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Caribbean & Latin American Zine collection | University of Miami Special Collections

By Steve Hersh

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Collection Overview

Title: Caribbean & Latin American Zine collectionAdd to your cart.

ID: ASM0520

Extent: 4.0 Linear Feet. More info below.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

An ongoing collection of comics and zines added to the holdings of the University of Miami Libraries Special Collections, with a focus on zines produced in and/or about the Caribbean and Latin America, including diaspora communities. Zines are typically independent and self published booklets popular in underground subcultures. The first zines were fanzines, started in the early 20th century by science fiction fans documenting the genre. The format truly took off with the punk rock movement of the 1970s, as a do-it-yourself spirit inspired legions of underground punk fans to start raw but vibrant journals documenting the nascent music scenes in their communities. Zine topics would broaden throughout the 1980s and 1990s to cover a variety of subject areas, from comics to anarchist politics to women’s rights, to more mundane subjects like dumpster diving, alternative fashions, tattoo art, and much more. Despite the expansion of topics, the format usually remained the same—self-published booklets printed in limited editions and typically produced with a photocopy machine.

Administrative Information

Alternate Extent Statement: 8 boxes

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research

Use Restrictions: University of Miami does not own copyright. It is incumbent on the user to obtain copyright from the original author.

Acquisition Source: Ecuadorian zines in boxes 1 and 2 donated by Natalie Baur.

Preferred Citation: Caribbean & Latin American Zine collection, Special Collections, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida


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Folder 1: [Untitled zines by Ian Campbell], 2010Add to your cart.
Subjects are art, and literary. Published in Chile.
Folder 2: 34 Ilustraciones sin Cabeza, 2014Add to your cart.
Subject is art. Published in Chile.
Folder 3: Agreste, n.d.Add to your cart.
Subject is comics. Published in Chile.
Folder 4: Amateur, 2012Add to your cart.
Issue 1. Subject is comics. Published in Chile.
Folder 5: Contra Viento y Marea, 2014Add to your cart.
Subtitled, "Solidaridad, agitación y ataque antiautoritario." Subjects are political, and direct action. Published in Chile.
Folder 6: Cuando la Defensa es el Campo de Batalla, 2012Add to your cart.
Subject is political. Published in Chile.
Folder 7: Donde Empezamos, n.d.Add to your cart.
Subject is art. Published in Chile.
Folder 8: En Busqueda de Charizard, 2014Add to your cart.
Subject is comics. Published in Chile.
Folder 9: Escupitojo, 2012Add to your cart.
Subject is art. Published in Colombia.
Folder 10: La Fanzine Aparte, 2012Add to your cart.
Issue 1. Subjects are anarchism, and political. Published in Chile.
Folder 11: Fanzine Pirata, 2012Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Módulo de Prueba, 2014Add to your cart.
Subject is comics. Published in Chile.
Folder 13: Morder, 2014Add to your cart.
Subject is comics. Published in Chile.
Folder 14: O.V.N.I., 2011Add to your cart.
Subject is art. Published in Chile.
Folder 15: Poesia Contra la Opresión, n.d.Add to your cart.
Subjects are poetry, and political.
Folder 16: Prerxisto, n.d.Add to your cart.
Subject is literary. Published in Chile.
Folder 17: Super-Fideos Series, n.d.Add to your cart.
Subject is comics. Published in Chile.
Folder 18: Voces de Liberacion, n.d.Add to your cart.
Subject is political. Published in Chile.

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