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Guide to the Amy Mariaskin Zine Collection, 1995-2005

Abstract

Amy Mariaskin began collecting and trading zines with other women as a member of the Pittsburgh, PA, Riot Grrrl Chapter from 1995-2002. She authored the zine Southern Fried Darling from 1995-2002, and Vortext, about meteorology and weather.

Collection consists of about 150 zines, mostly self-published by women and girls in the United States. Subjects include feminism, riot grrrl, body image and consciousness, music, mental health, depression and mental illness, film, poetry, rock and punk music, comics, violence against women, sexual identity, homosexuality and bisexuality, transgender issues, and race. Acquired as part of the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Mariaskin, Amy.
Title
Amy Mariaskin Zine collection 1995-2005
Language of Material
English
Extent
3.0 Linear Feet, 150 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

Collection consists of about 150 zines, mostly self-published by women and girls in the United States. Subjects include feminism, riot grrrl, body image and consciousness, music, mental health, depression and mental illness, film, poetry, rock and punk music, comics, violence against women, sexual identity, homosexuality and bisexuality, transgender issues, and race. Acquired as part of the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture.

Administrative Information

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Collection is open for research.

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Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library to use this collection.

warning Use Restrictions

The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to Duke University. For more information, consult the copyright section of the Regulations and Procedures of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

Contents of the Collection

20 Bus
Box 1
4.4.00
Box 1
Always Fresh
Box 1
The Assassin and the Whiner
Box 1
Baby Girl
Box 1
Banana Q
Box 1
Batjam
Box 1
Beetle-Mania
Box 1
Belly Up
Box 1
Benjamin Harrison
Box 1
Berzerker
Box 1
Between the Port and the Capital
Box 1
Beyond
Box 1
Bizarre Associations
Box 1
Booty
Box 1
Born Ready
(2 issues)
Box 1
Brainscan
(4 issues)
Box 1
Casa de los Trucos
Box 1
Child that Mind
Box 1
Clutch
(2 issues)
Box 1
Comixville
Box 1
Confessions of a Former High School Cheerleader
Box 1
Conflagration
Box 1
Crappy Comics
(2 issues)
Box 1
Cryptozoa
Box 1
Death of a Psyche
Box 1
Deliciosa
Box 1
The Diplomat
Box 1
Do Not File Under Manifesto
Box 1
Don't Send Me Flowers
Box 1
Don't Stop (Stop)
(3 issues)
Box 1
Doris
Box 1
Do You Support Mr. Lady Records?
Box 1
East Village Inky
(4 issues)
Box 1
Eat Yer Heart Out, Martha
Box 1
elegiac
Box 1
external text
Box 1
Fancy
Box 1
Farm Sweater Revolution
Box 1
Framing Historical Theft
Box 1
Freebell
Box 2
Friend Haiku Mini Series
Box 2
Geek the Girl
Box 2
geistenbourg welcomes you
Box 2
Girl in a Box
Box 2
Girl Swirl Fanzine
Box 2
Go Teen Go
Box 2
Grass Greener Fences
Box 2
Greenzine
Box 2
A Heart Maintained by Telephone Lines
Box 2
Heliopause
Box 2
her side of the sidewalk
Box 2
Honeypot
Box 2
hope
Box 2
I Am a Camera
(2 issues)
Box 2
I Dreamed I Was Assertive
(2 issues)
Box 2
I Was a Teenage Mormon
Box 2
I'm Not Good With Names
Box 2
Impossible
Box 2
In Between
Box 2
Indulgence
(3 issues)
Box 2
Inside the Test
Box 2
Invincible Summer/Clutch
Box 2
journalsong
Box 2
Kelp
Box 2
Kerala and Her Jews
Box 2
The Kids Can't Sing
Box 2
L'histoire d'une Jeune Fille
Box 2
Lion & Lamb
Box 2
Living In
Box 2
Looks Yellow, Tastes Red
(2 issues)
Box 2
Love Fades
Box 3
Love Letter
Box 3
Love Like Pop
Box 3
lovesongs
Box 3
Lovely Ugly Cruel World
Box 3
Make Waves
Box 3
The Making of a Femme
Box 3
melt the snow
Box 3
Memorytown USA
Box 3
Missives
Box 3
Modern Industry: Futurista!
Box 3
Mr. X
(3 issues)
Box 3
Muse
Box 3
No Outlet
Box 3
Nosedive
Box 3
not sorry
Box 3
ocean
Box 3
The Origami Pet
Box 3
Out of the Vacuum
Box 3
Parallel Lines
Box 3
The Patron Saints of Small Things
(2 issues)
Box 3
Pets and Publishers
Box 3
Pick Up the Phone, Now
Box 3
Pills
Box 3
Pink Tea
Box 3
Pleiades
(2 issues)
Box 3
Plotz
Box 3
Pocket
Box 3
quantify
(3 issues)
Box 3
Race Riot
Box 3
Red Hooded Sweatshirt
Box 3
Red Scare
Box 3
A Renegade's Handbook to Love and Sabotage
(3 issues)
Box 4
Restaurant Fuel
(2 issues)
Box 4
Roadside
Box 4
Rock Star With Purses
Box 4
Rock Star With Words
Box 4
Rocket Queen
Box 4
Sandy Loam Underfoot
Box 4
The Second Part
(2 issues)
Box 4
The Secret Life of Snakes
Box 4
Secret Mystery Love Shoes
Box 4
Semi Bold
Box 4
The Shortest Distance Between Two Points
Box 4
Sidetracked
Box 4
Sisu
Box 4
Slander
Box 4
Slave
Box 4
Southern Fried
Box 4
Southern Fried Darling
Box 4
Stolen Sharpie Revolution
Box 4
String Section
Box 4
Subject to Change
(2 issues)
Box 4
Supermonster
Box 4
Sweet Dreams for Talula
Box 4
Telectric
(2 issues)
Box 4
Ten Foot Rule
(2 issues)
Box 4
These Are the Days
(2 issues)
Box 4
Tim Tum
Box 5
to win your heart in chess & cards
Box 5
The Truth is a Virus
Box 5
try, try again
Box 5
Ugly Mug
Box 5
Vena Cava
(2 issues)
Box 5
Vitaphobia
Box 5
Vortex
Box 5
Will There Ever Be Enough Hours in the Day for All the Bitching I Have To Do?
Box 5
Wishing for My Star
Box 5
Women's Self Defense
Box 5
Word Salad
Box 5
The Wrong Girl
Box 5
Wrongs of Passage
Box 5
The Yellow Peril Inserts Herself
Box 5
You Can't Shut Us Up: Finding Voice in Women's Zines
Box 5
Zen and the Art of Brownie Baking!
Box 5
zigzaggery
Box 5

Historical Note

Amy Mariaskin began collecting and trading zines with other women as a member of the Pittsburgh, PA, Riot Grrrl Chapter from 1995-2002. She authored the zine "Southern Fried Darling" from 1995-2002, and "Vortext," about meteorology and weather.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Amy Mariaskin Zine Collection, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University

Provenance

The Amy Mariaskin Zine Collection were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in May 2006.

Processing Information

Processed by Amy McDonald, December 2006, and Angela DiVeglia, March 2009

Encoded by Jodi Berkowitz, December 2006

Updated by Rachel Ingold, March 2009

Accession 2006-0037 is described in this finding aid.

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and our local Style Guide.