Notes From Underground: Zines And The Politics Of Alternative Culture

by Stephen Duncombe

Notes From Underground: Zines And The Politics Of Alternative Culture

  • ISBN-13: 9781934620373
  • Author(s): Stephen Duncombe
  • Subject: Sociology & anthropology|sociology, social studies
  • Publisher: Microcosm Publishing
  • Imprint: Microcosm Publishing
  • Publication Date: 15-03-2009
  • Format: p/b

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£11.99
This first comprehensive study of zine publishing uncovers the compelling story of the movement. From their origins in early 20th century science fiction cults, their more proximate roots in 60s counter-culture and their rapid proliferation in the wake of punk rock, Stephen Duncombe pays full due to the political importance of zines as a vital network of popular culture. Packed with extracts and illustrations, this is a useful overview of the contemporary underground in all its splendour.
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This first comprehensive study of zine publishing uncovers the compelling story of the movement. From their origins in early 20th century science fiction cults, their more proximate roots in 60s counter-culture and their rapid proliferation in the wake of punk rock, Stephen Duncombe pays full due to the political importance of zines as a vital network of popular culture. Packed with extracts and illustrations, this is a useful overview of the contemporary underground in all its splendour.

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