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Guide to the Ailecia Ruscin Zine Collection, 1994-2002 and undated

Summary

The collection consists of 552 zines, collected by the donor between 1994 and 2001. The collection focuses on personal zines by women, politics, the punk music scene, social justice activism, and riot grrrl. Many of the zines are accompanied by correspondence with the donor. Ailecia Ruscin is a writer, activist, and scholar from San Antonio, Texas and Auburn, Alabama. She is the author or co-author of the zines provo-CAT-ive and alabama grrrl (published from 1997-2000).

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.01120
Title
Ailecia Ruscin Zine collection
Date
1994-2002 and undated
Creator
Ruscin, Ailecia (collector)
Extent
7.2 Linear Feet, 552 Items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

Collection Overview

The collection consists of 552 zines, collected by the donor between 1994 and 2001. The collection focuses on personal zines by women, politics, the punk music scene, social justice activism, and riot grrrl. Many of the zines are accompanied by correspondence with the donor. Acquired as part of the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture.

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

Contents of the Collection

Aberration, no.12, August 1998

Milwaukee, WI

Box 1
Activist Approach to Domestic Violence

Seattle, WA

Box 1
Adele, no.5, 1999

San Francisco, CA

Box 1
Adorn, no.10

Hartville, OH

Box 1
Air I Breathe, no.2, Fall 1998

Northampton, MA

Box 1
AK Press Catalog, 2001

San Francisco, CA

Box 1
Alabama Grrrl, no.8

Lawrence, KS

Box 1
Alaska

Irvine, CA

Box 1
Alien, no.10, April 1997

Pacific Palisades, CA

Box 1
Alien, no.11

Pacific Palisades, CA

Box 1
Alley Brat, no.1

Fullerton, CA

Box 1
Alternatives to Pads and Tampons
Box 1
Alternatives to Tampons

Philadelphia, PA

Box 1
Amusing Yourself to Death: A Guide to Surfing the Papernet

Santa Barbara, CA

Box 1
Amusing Yourself to Death: A Guide to Surfing the Papernet, no.11, April/May 1998

Santa Barbara, CA

Box 1
Anarchism: The Feminist Connection
Box 1
Annzine, no.4, Spring 1996

Seattle, WA

Box 1
Anorexic Mishaps (and other reasons to revolt)
Box 1
Anorexic Mishaps (and other reasons to revolt), no.4
Box 1
Anti-Punk, no.7

Denver, CO

Box 1
Aptitude & Appetite, no.1, January 1998

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 1
Aptitude & Appetite, no.2, February 1998

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 1
Aqua Girl Star, no.2

Marysville, CA

Box 1
Arrowed, no.3, Fall 1998

New York, NY

Box 1
Arrowed, no.6

New York, NY

Box 1
Arrowed, no.8

New York, NY

Box 1
Art Machine: Former title: Rising, no.2, January 2000

South Bend, IN

Box 1
Assassin and the Whiner: "cool comics by Carrie and Sarah", no.12, 2000

Los Angeles, CA

Box 1
Assassin and the Whiner: "cool comics by Carrie and Sarah", no.7, 1997

Los Angeles, CA

Box 1
Automatic Pansy, no.18, September 1999

Baltimore, MD

Box 1
Automatic Pansy, no.20, June 2000

Baltimore, MD

Box 1
AWOL: Youth for Peace and Revolution, no.3

Philadelphia, PA

Box 1
B.B.'s Revenge, no.3

Richmond Hill, NY

Box 1
B.B.'s Revenge, no.4

Richmond Hill, NY

Box 1
Baby Girl, no.3

Jacksonville, FL

Box 1
Baby Girl, no.5, April 1999

Jacksonville, FL

Box 1
Backlash, November 1998

Northampton, MA

Box 1
Bacon, no.1, 1998

San Francisco, CA

Box 1
Bamboo Girl, no.10, January 2001

New York, NY

Box 1
Bamboo Girl, no.6

New York, NY

Box 1
Bamboo Girl, no.8, January 1999

New York, NY

Box 1
Bamboo Girl, no.9, 2000

New York, NY

Box 1
BananaQ, no.3

Los Angeles, CA

Box 1
Bandit Queen Distribution
Box 1
Banshee, no.3, Summer 1999

Prairie Village, KS

Box 1
Be Nice or I'll Fucking Kill You, no.1

Brooklyn, NY

Box 2
Being Red: A novelette by Heather Lynn, November 1999

Grayslake, IL

Box 2
Belly Up, no.3

Portland, OR

Box 2
Belly Up, no.4

Portland, OR

Box 2
Bernadette the Squirrel, no.5

Wilkinsburg, PA

Box 2
Beyond a Joke, no.1

Fairfax, VA

Box 2
Beyond, no.1, Autumn 1999

Hannover, Germany

Box 2
Beyond, no.2, May 2000

Hannover, Germany

Box 2
Billy's Mitten, no.3, 1995

Tucson, AZ

Box 2
Bitch Nation, no.7
Box 2
Bitchcore, no.1, September 1999

Pasadena, CA

Box 2
Blender Children, no.1, 1998

Topeka, KS

Box 2
Blender Children, no.2, October 1999

Topeka, KS

Box 2
Blender Children, no.3, December 1999

Topeka, KS

Box 2
Blue Skies, no.2, November 2000

Portland, ME

Box 2
Book Your Own Fuckin' Life: A do-it-yourself resource guide, no.7, 1999

San Francisco, CA

Box 2
Book Your Own Fuckin' Life: A do-it-yourself resource guide, no.9, 2001

San Francisco, CA

Box 2
Book, no.5
Box 2
Book, no.7.5
Box 2
Boredom Sucks, March-April 1995

Staten Island, NY

Box 2
Bottled Up, no.2

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 2
Boy & Girl, September 2000

Brampton, Ontario, Canada

Box 2
Brat: "because your school paper sucks," no.8, 1998

Louisiville, KY

Box 2
Brazen Hussy Comics

Gainesville, FL

Box 2
Breakdown, no.4

Sacramento, CA

Box 2
Brewster, no.1

Wheat Ridge, CO

Box 2
Brewster, no.1.5

Wheat Ridge, CO

Box 2
Brewster, no.2, February 2000

Wheat Ridge, CO

Box 2
Broken Distro, October 2000

Scituate, MA

Box 2
Broken Pencil: Zine culture in Canada and around the world, no.13, Summer 2000

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Box 2
Bruja, no.1, 1998

New York, NY

Box 2
Burnt, no.2

Parsippany, NJ

Box 2
Business as Usual, no.1

Greensburg, PA

Box 2
C. Parks, no.1

Pasadena, CA

Box 2
C. Parks, no.3, 1996

Pasadena, CA

Box 2
Cacofonia Deliciosa, no.3

Watertown, MA

Box 2
Cacofonia Deliciosa, no.4

Watertown, MA

Box 2
Cain, no.2, 1999

New Haven, CT

Box 2
Cakewalk

Ambridge, PA

Box 2
Candy Coated Teeth, January 1999

Ithaca, NY and Pownal, ME

Box 2
Cataclysm Girl, no.6

Chicopee, MA

Box 2
Cemented Youth: Formerly Lion Un-Taming, no.3, 1999

Los Osos, CA

Box 2
Chard Copy: Rainbow Grocery Cooperative Newsletter, vol. 2, no. 1

San Francisco, CA

Box 2
Chard Copy: Rainbow Grocery Cooperative Newsletter, vol. 2, no. 2

San Francisco, CA

Box 2
Cheap Porn and Bad Food, 1999

Sacramento, CA

Box 2
Cherry Cherry Red, no.5, 1999

Portland, OR

Box 2
Chickfactor, no.12, 1999

New York, NY and Washington, DC

Box 2
Chokehold, 1999

Sacramento, CA

Box 2
Christine Bactine, no.1, Fall 1999

St. Albans, WV

Box 3
Cloudland, 1998

Cumming, GA

Box 3
Con Queso, no.1, November 1999

Parsippany, NJ

Box 3
Confluence, no. 5

St. Louis, MO

Box 3
Consider Yourself Kissed, no.2, Summer 1999

Lenexa, KS

Box 3
Consider Yourself Kissed, no.3, February 2000

Lenexa, KS

Box 3
Consider Yourself Kissed, no.4

Lenexa, KS

Box 3
Cory, 1999

Malta, NY

Box 3
Counterclockwise: Angels of the Fall, no.2
Box 3
Cracker, no.3, 1999

Vicksburg, MS

Box 3
Cracker, no.5

Vicksburg, MS

Box 3
Crazed Sparrow, no.2
Box 3
Crazed Sparrow, no.3
Box 3
Creamsicle

Gettysburg, PA

Box 3
Creamsicle

Gettysburg, PA

Box 3
Crescent, Spring 1999

Auburn, AL

Box 3
Crude Noise

New Orleans, LA

Box 3
Crush Zine

Havre de Grace, MD

Box 3
Cuntfear, no.1

New Orleans, LA

Box 3
Cupsize, no.3, Winter 1995

New York, NY

Box 3
Cupsize, no.4

New York, NY

Box 3
Cupsize, vol. 1, no. 2

New York, NY

Box 3
curmudgeon, 1993

Mission Viejo, CA

Box 3
Cuss, no.2, 1996

New Wilmington, PA

Box 3
Cyanide, no.2, March 1999

Santa Monica, CA

Box 3
dead glamorous, 1998-1999

Vernon Hills, IL

Box 3
Death of a Psyche, no.5

Scottsdale, AZ

Box 3
Death of a Psyche, no.6

Scottsdale, AZ

Box 3
Death Ship, no.2, Late 2002

Hayward, CA

Box 3
Deconstruction, no.1, September 1998

Santa Monica, CA

Box 3
Defenestrator: Philly's newspaper for anarchy and action, no.16, May 2001

Philadelphia, PA

Box 3
Delivery Dyke, no.1

Brooklyn, NY

Box 3
Della Dart & Rachel Jacobs
Box 3
Demigod

Doylestown, PA

Box 3
Demigod

Doylestown, PA

Box 3
Disgruntl T.V., no.14, October-November 1994

Richton Park, IL

Box 3
Disgruntl T.V., no.16, December 1994-January1995

Richton Park, IL

Box 3
Disgruntl T.V., no.17

Richton Park, IL

Box 3
Disgruntl T.V., no.18, November 1995-January 1996

Richton Park, IL

Box 3
Disorderly Conduct, no.2, Winter 2000-2001
Box 3
Disorientation Guide, 2002

Lawrence, KS

Box 3
Divinity, 1999 January

Evansville, IN

Box 3
Dixie Cup, no.1

Austin, TX

Box 3
DIY Crafts Primer

Bowling Green, OH

Box 3
DMZ: The Magazine of YouthPeace, no.5

New York, NY

Box 3
Dodo, no.2, 1998

Washington DC,

Box 3
Dogfish, no.7

Manchester, MO

Box 3
Donald's Date, Winter 2002
Box 3
Don't Stop (Stop), no.1

Amherst, MA

Box 3
Doris, no.11

Asheville, NC

Box 4
Doris, no.12

Asheville, NC

Box 4
Doris, no.13

Asheville, NC

Box 4
Doris, no.16, Summer 2000

Asheville, NC

Box 4
Doris, no.17

Asheville, NC

Box 4
Doris, no.18

Asheville, NC

Box 4
Doris, no.6

Asheville, NC

Box 4
Doris, no.9

Asheville, NC

Box 4
Double Negative, no.16

Philadelphia, PA

Box 4
Douze Jours En France: 12 Days in France, 1999

Seattle, WA

Box 4
Dream whip, no.8

Lubbock , TX

Box 4
Dream whip, no.9

Lubbock , TX

Box 4
Drivel, no.3

Overland Park, KS

Box 4
Drivel, no.6, December 2000

Overland Park, KS

Box 4
Ducks in a Row, no.1

Cupertino, CA

Box 4
Dumb Fun, no.12

Regina, SK, Canada

Box 4
Dumpsterland, no.8

Chicago, IL

Box 4
East Village Inky, no.10

Brooklyn, NY

Box 4
Electrocution Distribution, late 2000

Queensland, Australia

Box 4
Emergency, no.3

New Orleans, LA

Box 4
Epi-Logue

San Francisco, CA

Box 4
Epson Energy, no.1, April 1999

Washington, DC,

Box 4
Equilibrium, no.3, Summer 1999

Albany/Brooklyn, NY

Box 4
Estrogen Overdose/Dysfunxion, no.1

Makati City, Philippines

Box 4
Evolution of a Race Riot, August 1997

Berkeley, CA

Box 4
Exploding Girl, no.1

Severna Park, MD

Box 4
Factura No Pagada, no.5

Guayama, Puerto Rico

Box 4
Fairy Flower Distro, no.1, July 1998

New Orleans, LA: Fairy Flower

Box 4
Fancy, no.10

Boston, MA

Box 4
Fancy, no.11, Midwinter 1998-99

Boston, MA

Box 4
Fancy, no.12, June-July 1999

Boston, MA

Box 4
Fancy, no.8, March/April 1998

Boston, MA

Box 4
Fancy, no.9

Boston, MA

Box 4
Fantastic Fanzine, no.6

Arlington, VA

Box 4
Fantasy Cat, no.3

Seattle, WA

Box 4
Feminist as Fuck, no.1

Tampa, FL

Box 4
Femme Flicke, no.6

Cambridge, MA

Box 4
Femmestruation Rites Rag, March 2000
Box 4
Fern, no.11

Berkeley, CA

Box 4
Fiano Apple is Feeding the Tree

Byhalie, MS

Box 4
Floating Bear Zine, no.4

Kalamazoo, MI

Box 4
Flowers from the Rain, no.1

Arcata, CA

Box 4
Fly Pink Hair, no.2

Washington Depot, CT

Box 4
Flying Lesson, no.4, 2000

Bloomington, IN

Box 4
Food Geek, no.3

Los Angeles, CA

Box 4
For Anne

Carson City, NV

Box 4
Forget the Show, no.2, July 1999

Virginia Beach, VA

Box 4
Fragile, 2000 January

Minneapolis, MN

Box 4
Fuck Off Western Medicine: A woman's right: booklet for DIY cunt care

Columbus, OH

Box 4
Function, no.11
Box 4
Futotcho, no.4, 1999

Wheat Ridge, CO

Box 4
Future Generation, no.9

Fairfield, PA

Box 4
Girl and her Bike, no.7, July 2000

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Box 5
Girl Face Girl

Philadelphia, PA

Box 5
Girl in a Box, no.4, 1999 July

Port Chester, NY

Box 5
Girl in a Box, no.5, 2000 February

New York City, NY

Box 5
Girl Patch: The Transition Issue, no.6, 1997 Autumn

San Francisco, CA

Box 5
Girl Swirl Fanzine, no.3

Denver, CO

Box 5
Girl Swirl Fanzine, no.4

Denver, CO

Box 5
Girl's Life Magazine, vol. 1, issue 1, 1996-1997 Winter

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 5
Glitter Queer, 1996

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 5
Goddess

Hillsborough, NC

Box 5
Goddess Juice
Box 5
God's Own Methane, March 2000

Kansas City, MO

Box 5
Good Mornin
Box 5
Good Not Bad

New Lebanon, NY

Box 5
Good Swift Kick, no.2
Box 5
Gray Matters Magzine, 1998 Spring

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 5
Gray Matters Magzine, 1998 Summer

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 5
Gray Matters Magzine, 1999 Winter

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 5
Gray Matters Magzine, 1999 Summer

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 5
Grrlz on the Road, September 1998

London, England

Box 5
Grub: Fine good for Dumb Shits, no.10

Iowa City, Iowa, IA

Box 5
Gumption, no.3

Ann Arbor, MI

Box 5
Guts, no.6

Lynn, MA

Box 5
Gutsy, no.2

Rowland Heights, CA

Box 5
Harbinger, undated

Atlanta, GA

Box 5
Harbinger

Atlanta, GA

Box 5
Heart Attack, no.1

Northampton, MA

Box 5
Heartattack, no.26, 2000 May

Goleta, CA

Box 5
Heartattack: Hard Core, no.22, May 1999

Goleta, CA

Box 5
Heartfelt, no.3
Box 5
Held Like Sound, no.5, 1999 Spring/Summer

Kensington, MD

Box 5
Hello Nothing, no.14, June 2000

Winter Springs, FL

Box 5
Here Be Dragons, no.1, ca. 1997

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 5
Here Be Dragons, no.3, ca. 1998

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 5
Here Be Dragons, no.4

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 5
Here Be Dragons, no.6, 1999 August

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 5
Hodgepodge, no.5, January 1999

Buffalo, NY

Box 5
Hollywood Nihil, no.1

Brooklyn, NY

Box 5
Honey Child, ca. 1998

Orlando, FL

Box 5
Hot Pantz

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Box 5
House of Anarchy, no.2, ca. 1999

Vicksburg, MS

Box 5
House of Anarchy, no.4

Vicksburg, MS

Box 5
How I Learned to Do IT Bloody Murder, 1998

Grayslake, IL

Box 5
How to Stage a Coup: An Insurrection of the Underground Liberation Army, undated

Scarborough, Ontario, Canada

Box 5
I Am Not a Sell-Out

Beverly Hills, CA

Box 5
I am not pretty: and this is not your cup of tea, December 1998

Laguna Niguel, CA

Box 5
I Blot Under the Milk, no.124, 1994 Winter

Berea, OH

Box 5
I Crossed My Heart Catalog, no.2, 1999 Fall

Morris, IL

Box 5
I Draw Starz, 1999

Arroyo Grande, CA

Box 5
I Dreamed I Was Assertive!, no.2, Winter 1999

Gainesville, FL

Box 5
I Dreamed I Was Assertive!, no.3, Winter/Spring 2000

Gainesville, FL

Box 5
I Think I Am, no.1, ca. 2000

San Francisco, CA

Box 5
I Was a Teenage Girl Army

Little Rock, AR

Box 6
I Will Not Be Afraid: the true revolution, no.1, March 2000

Everett, WA

Box 6
Idiolect, no.1, 1999 August

Newport Center, VT

Box 6
Imps in the Inkwell: Bitch, no.2, 1997 September

Minneapolis, MN: Hellespont Publications

Box 6
Imps in the Inkwell: Body, no.3, 1997 December

Minneapolis, MN: Hellespont Publications

Box 6
Imps in the Inkwell: Idol, no.7, 1999 Spring

Minneapolis, MN: Hellespont Publications

Box 6
Imps in the Inkwell: Monster, no.4, 1998 March

Minneapolis, MN: Hellespont Publications

Box 6
Imps in the Inkwell: Pain, no.6, 1998 September

Minneapolis, MN: Hellespont Publications

Box 6
Imps in the Inkwell: Vice, no.5, 1998 June

Minneapolis, MN: Hellespont Publications

Box 6
In Abandon, no.4, Spring 1999

Tampa, FL

Box 6
in memory of a carsurfer: a kiss on the cheek of misplaced people and rawkers with a uterus, 2000

Milwaukee, WI,

Box 6
In Morning Clouds / Treefort, no.13 / 12, 1999 August

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Box 6
In Morning Clouds, no.14, 2000 January

Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada

Box 6
In Morning Clouds, no.15, 2000 July

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Box 6
In Morning Clouds, no.9

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Box 6
Independent Publishing Resource Center Brochure, undated

Portland, OR

Box 6
Indulgence, no.1, August 1998

Pownal, ME

Box 6
Indulgence, no.2, January 1999

Pownal, ME

Box 6
Indulgence, no.3, May 1999

Pownal, ME

Box 6
Indulgence, no.4, 1999 October

Pownal, ME

Box 6
Indulgence, no.5, 2000 Summer

Portland, OR

Box 6
Indulgence, no.6

Pownal, ME

Box 6
Insisterhood, no.1

Sechelt, British Columbia, Canada

Box 6
Insisterhood, no.2

Sechelt, British Columbia, Canada

Box 6
Invincible Summer, March 2001

Portland, OR

Box 6
Jailhouse Turnout: JTO

Greencastle, IN

Box 6
Jigsaw, no.5.5, ca. 1994

Olympia, WA

Box 6
Journal of an Insomniac

Gettysburg, PA

Box 6
Journalsong, no.3, December 2000

Portland, OR

Box 6
Justseeds, 2001

Chicago, IL

Box 6
Keep Yer Kitty Wet: The Choice Issue, no.2, ca. 1997 October

Hanford, CA

Box 6
Ker-bloom!, Mar.-Apr. 1997

Oakland, CA: artnoose

Box 6
Ker-bloom!, no.5, March/April 1997

Oakland, CA

Box 6
Kiss Off, no.6, undated

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Box 6
Kusp, no.1, 1995 Summer

Gaithersburg, MD

Box 6
Kusp, no.3, 1996 Summer

New Haven, CT

Box 6
La Ciudad, 1999

Culver City, CA: The Angry Red Planet

Box 6
Lady Lazarus, no.2, undated

Olympia, WA

Box 6
Last Chance, 1999

Bennington, VT

Box 6
Law of Inertia, no.7, Winter/Spring 2000

Ithaca, NY

Box 6
Leeking Ink, no.23, 2000 December

Havre de Grace, MD

Box 7
Leeking Ink: The Minutia Issue, no.24, 2001 July

Havre de Grace, MD

Box 7
Lefty Makes a Better Cake

Midland Park, NJ

Box 7
Lemon Meringue, no.7, undated

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 7
Lesbian Connection, vol. 24, no. 1

East Lansing, MI

Box 7
Libel Alien Idiot Nation

St. Louis, MO

Box 7
Limousine / That Girl, no.5 / 9, 1997 August

San Luis Obispo / San Francisco, CA

Box 7
Lip Synch, undated
Box 7
LIPP Service: Loud Intelligent Political People, no.1, Winter 2000

Portland, ME

Box 7
Lipstick My Espionage, no.3

Rockford, IL

Box 7
Liquid Thoughtz
Box 7
Little Super Human Guy, no.12

Potsdam, NY

Box 7
Little Super Human Guy, no.6, 1998 April/May

Liverpool, NY

Box 7
Losing My Religion: The Fear of Falling Issue, no.4, 2000 Fall

Atlanta, GA

Box 7
Love Letter, no.3, ca. 2001 February

St. Albans, WV

Box 7
Love Letter: An Existence of Haves & Have-Nots, no.1, ca. 2000 January

St. Albans, WV

Box 7
Love Letter: Do You Know Rainbow?, no.1/2, undated

St. Albans, WV

Box 7
Lovezine, no.1, undated

Richmond, VA

Box 7
Lucky Lucky

Gahanna, OH

Box 7
Lust and Lunacy, 1999 May

San Jose, CA

Box 7
Make Out

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Box 7
Mantis, no.2, undated

Willoughby, OH

Box 7
Mantis, no.3

Willoughby, OH

Box 7
Matilda, no.6, Winter 2001

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Box 7
Matilda, no.7, 2001 Spring

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Box 7
Maximumquillnscrol: Texttrap Catalog, Winter 2000

Gahanna, OH

Box 7
Maximumrocknroll, no.198, November 1999

San Francisco, CA

Box 7
Maximumrocknroll, no.202, March 2000

San Francisco, CA

Box 7
Maximumrocknroll, no.3, January 2000

San Francisco, CA

Box 7
Me.

Laguna Niguel, CA

Box 7
Melt the Snow, no.7, March 1998

Weston, Ontario

Box 7
Memorytown USA, no.1, Summer 1998

Middletown, CT

Box 7
Message to the Black Movement: A Political Statement from the Black Underground

Chicago, IL

Box 7
Millenniumitis: look hope move, no.2, August 1999

Richmond, VA

Box 7
Miranda, no.4, 1999 March

Portland, OR

Box 7
Miranda, no.5, 1999 December

Portland, OR

Box 7
MOC

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Box 7
Mommy and I Are One, no.7, Summer/Fall 1999

Allston, MA

Box 7
monkey's magical book of cheese: (and strawberries too!)

Bedford Park, IL

Box 7
Monsters are Real, no.2

Northport, FL

Box 7
More Signs You do Zine, June 1999

Havre de Grace, MD

Box 7
Move Closer, 1999 Summer

Washington , DC

Box 7
Moving Parts, no.1

Scarborough, Ontario, Canada

Box 7
Muffin Bones: The Travel and Holiday Issue, no.19, 1998 Spring

Lawrence, KS

Box 7
Multiple Sarcasm, no.1, 2000

Carmel, IN: Jekylbunny Publications

Box 7
Multiple Sarcasm, no.2, 2000

Carmel, IN: Jekylbunny Publications

Box 7
My Best Friend, ca. 1998

New Orleans, LA

Box 8
My Green Bag, no.1, undated

Toledo, OH

Box 8
My Own Personal Star

San Francisco, CA

Box 8
My Views Change Over Time, no.3, 1998 December

Gainesville, FL

Box 8
Nerdy Grrrl Revolution, no.2, undated

Olympia, WA

Box 8
New Faggot Cunts
Box 8
Nice Girls Don't Say Fuck You, undated

Oro Station, Ontario, Canada

Box 8
Night of Vice, 1998

Minneapolis, MN: Hellespont Comix

Box 8
Nipples and Bits: Back in Mississippi, no.1, undated

New Orleans, LA

Box 8
No More Tears Left to Cry, no.2, undated

New York City, NY

Box 8
Not My Small Diary , no.3, ca. 1997

Birmingham, AL

Box 8
Not My Small Diary , no.4, undated

Birmingham, AL

Box 8
Now a Limo

St. Louis, MO

Box 8
Now a Limo, no.2

St. Louis, MO

Box 8
Now a Limo, no.3

St. Louis, MO

Box 8
Now a Limo, no.4

St. Louis, MO

Box 8
Octopus Head Collective, no.2, ca. 1999

Pownal, ME

Box 8
Octopus Head Collective, no.3, ca. 2000

Portland, OR

Box 8
Off My Jammy: La Cuarta, no.4, undated

Albany, NY

Box 8
Okefenokee

, GA

Box 8
Opening Statement, April 2000

Bartlesville, OK

Box 8
Operation Kitty Kitty, no.3, 2000 Spring

Uncasville, CT

Box 8
Operation Kitty Kitty: O.K.K., no.4, 2001 Winter

Uncasville, CT

Box 8
Opposites Subtract, no.2, undated

Alamo, CA

Box 8
Oppress This Zine, no.10, undated

Avon Lake, OH

Box 8
Oppress This, no.11, Winter 1999/Spring 2000

Avon Lake, OH

Box 8
Oppress This, no.8

Avon Lake, OH

Box 8
Other Ramona, no.1

Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Box 8
Out of Order, no.2, 1999 May-June

Cedar Falls, IA

Box 8
Out of the Vortex, no.6, 1994 Autumn

Gaithersburg, MD

Box 8
Outburst: A Delicious Zine, no.8, undated

Chesapeake, VA

Box 8
Outdated La-oo-ra: My Kiwiland Adventure: A Year in the Life of a Girl Overseas, no.1, undated

Minneapolis, MN

Box 8
Pain on Earth: An X-mas Diary, 1997

San Francisco, CA

Box 8
Pander Zine Distro, 1999 Fall-Winter

Minneapolis, MN

Box 8
Pander Zine Distro, 2000-2001 Winter

Minneapolis, MN

Box 8
Pander Zine Distro: a mailorder catalog, Spring/Summer 2001

Minneapolis, MN

Box 8
Pansy, no.1

Edmonds, WA

Box 8
Paperdoll, no.3

Galesburg, MI

Box 8
Paranoy, no.14, undated

St. Peter, MN

Box 8
Paroxysm

Washington D.C.

Box 8
Passionate Frog, no.2, 1998 September

Brockton, MA

Box 8
Peach, no.4
Box 8
Peculiar Twirling Skirt, 1999

Laguna Niguel, CA

Box 8
Pedestrian Parallax, no.1, 2001 Summer

Durham , NC

Box 8
Penguins & Alligators: A Collection of Cartoons and Ruminations, no.3, 1998 August

Berkeley, CA

Box 8
Period Conspiracy

Virginia Beach, VA

Box 8
Persnickety Prints, undated

Blackwood , NJ

Box 8
Picaflor, no.1, September 1999

Tampa, FL

Box 8
Pink Tea, no.4

Boston, MA

Box 8
Pippi Longstocking, undated

Easton, MA

Box 8
Pisces Ladybug, no.3, 1995-1996 Winter

West Bethesda, MD

Box 8
Pisces Zine Distro and Fun Stuff Catalog, no.10, 1999 Summer

Beverly Hills, CA

Box 8
Pisces Zine Distro and Fun Stuff Catalog, no.9, 1999 Spring

Beverly Hills, CA

Box 8
Pixxiebitch, no.3, undated

Montrose, PA

Box 8
Planet Named Desire, no.1, 1996-1997

Tucson, AZ: Pullet Pub.

Box 8
Plunger, no.3, 1994 December

New York City, NY

Box 8
PMS, no.9
Box 8
Polarity / Freewheeler, no.16 / 11, 1997 December

Jamestown / Tucson, CA / AZ

Box 8
Polaroid Manifesto, undated

Irvine, CA

Box 9
Political Art: A resource zine by Ailecia Ruscin, the Alabama Grrrl

Lawrence, KS

Box 9
Poor Children, no.5

Brooklyn, NY

Box 9
Pout, no.4, undated

North Kingstown , RI

Box 9
Pout, no.5, undated

North Kingstown , RI

Box 9
Pout, no.6, undated

North Kingstown , RI

Box 9
Power Candy, no.16, 1996 April

Kansas City, MO

Box 9
Primordial Soup Kitchen, no.1, July-September 1998

Claremont, CA

Box 9
Pritty Kitty Clothes

North Royalton, OH

Box 9
Project Pinky, no.1, undated

Santa Fe Springs, CA

Box 9
Projet Mobilivre-Bookmobile Project Brochure, 2001

Philadelphia, PA

Box 9
Pull the Plug…on the feminine hygiene industry

Jamaica Plain, MA

Box 9
Pulled Mints, Spring 1995

Richmond, VA: Voit & Levinson

Box 9
Pulled Mints, no.1, Fall 1994

Richmond, VA: Voit & Levinson

Box 9
Puncture, no.47, Fall 2000

Portland, OR

Box 9
Punkindex: A zine devoted to punk (whatever that is)
Box 9
Queen of the Kangaroos, 2000

Blue Island, IL

Box 9
Queer Resource Mini-Zine, October 1999

Jacksonville, FL

Box 9
Queer Zine Explosion, no.17, 1999 August

San Francisco, CA

Box 9
Queer Zine Explosion, no.19, 2001 June/July

San Francisco, CA

Box 9
Rad Girlz
Box 9
Rage Against, no.2, undated

Worcester, MA

Box 9
Rainbow Pudding, no.1, undated

Gilroy, CA

Box 9
Rampage: or The Diaries of Two Sex Crazed Riot Chyx, 1995 October

Knoxville, TN

Box 9
RATE: Rough Around the Edges, no.3, April 2000

San Francisco, CA

Box 9
Rather Be Dead Than Cool, vol. 71, no. 10, undated

Hartford, CT: UnCooL Productions

Box 9
Raw Sugar, 1999 August-December

Laguna Niguel, CA

Box 9
Razorcake, no.1, March/April 2001

Los Angeles, CA

Box 9
Record Reviews
Box 9
Red Scare, no.1, 2000 Summer-Fall

Chapel Hill, NC

Box 9
Red Scare, no.2

Chapel Hill, NC

Box 9
Red Under, no.6, September 2000

Memphis, TN

Box 9
Red-Hooded Sweatshirt, no.1, 1998

Boston, MA

Box 9
Red-Hooded Sweatshirt, no.3, 1999 Fall-Winter

Boston, MA

Box 9
Renegade's Handbook to Love and Sabotage, no.1, April 2000

Portland, OR

Box 9
Renegade's Handbook to Love and Sabotage, no.3, 2001 March

Portland, OR

Box 9
Retail Whore, no.3, undated

Chicago, IL

Box 10
Retail Whore, no.4, undated

Chicago, IL

Box 10
Retail Whore, no.5, November 2001

Chicago, IL

Box 10
Riot Dyke, undated

Tulsa, OK

Box 10
Riot Grrrl, undated

New York City, NY

Box 10
Riot Grrrl Montreal

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Box 10
Riot Grrrl Press: RGP, no.2, 1999 July-December

Washington , DC

Box 10
Rocket Queen

Asheville, NC

Box 10
Rocksta, undated

Memphis, TN

Box 10
Rule of Thumb: Hitchhiking stories, 1999

El Toro, CA

Box 10
Running with a Lolly, October 1999

Los Angeles, CA,

Box 10
Runt, no.21, 1994 July

Merion, PA

Box 10
Runt, no.23, 1995 September

Merion, PA

Box 10
Satellite Whispers, no.1

Atlanta, GA

Box 10
Scam, no.3, 1997 Summer

Miami, FL: Recess Records

Box 10
Scorpion, no.4

Washington, DC,

Box 10
Screams from Inside, no.6.5

Minneapolis, MN

Box 10
Screams from Inside, no.7

Minneapolis, MN

Box 10
Selective Living, no.5, 1999

Ventura, CA

Box 10
Selective Living, no.7, undated

Ventura, CA

Box 10
Self-Defense, no.5

Wichita, KS

Box 10
SemiBold, no.2, 1997

Chicago, IL

Box 10
SemiBold, no.3, 1997

Chicago, IL

Box 10
Shag Stamp, no.8

Bradford, United Kingdom

Box 10
Shake Bottle Shake

Irvine, CA

Box 10
Sharkpool, no.1, undated

Kettering, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Box 10
Shera (Freedom Slut), no.1

South Bend, IN

Box 10
Shit Pop

Kyoto, Japan

Box 10
Shooting Stars and Midnight Wishes, no.1, undated

Bedford Park, IL

Box 10
Shredding Paper, no.2, Summer 1999

San Rafael, CA

Box 10
Silence Through the Noise, no.1, undated

Columbus, OH

Box 10
Silence Through the Noise, no.2, July 1999

Columbus, OH

Box 10
Sixty, no.5, 1999 October

Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

Box 10
Slander, no.8, 2000

Roseville, MI

Box 10
Slander: Former title: Slant, no.7, September 1999

Berkeley, CA

Box 10
Slave, no.5

Greensboro, NC

Box 10
Slingshot, no.63, Winter 1998

Berkeley, CA

Box 11
Slingshot, no.64, Spring 1999

Berkeley, CA

Box 11
Slingshot, no.69, Summer 2000

Berkeley, CA

Box 11
Slug & Lettuce, no.65, June-August 2000

New York, NY

Box 11
Slug & Lettuce, no.66, Winter 2001

New York, NY

Box 11
Slug & Lettuce, no.67, Spring 2001

New York, NY

Box 11
Slug & Lettuce, no.67, Spring 2001

New York, NY

Box 11
Slug & Lettuce, no.68, Summer 2001

New York, NY

Box 11
SlutWhoreBitch, no.4, April 1999

Cincinnati, OH

Box 11
Snailmania: refreshment and change

Chesterfield , MO

Box 11
So What?, no.5

Littleton, CO

Box 11
Sojourner: The Women's Forum, vol. 24, no. 10

Jamaica Plain, MA

Box 11
Solidarity, no.1
Box 11
Some Thoughts About Jack

Tampa, FL

Box 11
Something Like That, no.2, 2000

Duluth, GA

Box 11
Sour Girl, October 2000

Apple Valley, MN,

Box 11
Sour Girl, March 2001

Apple Valley, MN,

Box 11
Spike's Rant, July 2000

Ontario, Canada

Box 11
Stay Gold, no.6

Kansas City, MO

Box 11
Stick Figure, Summer 1999

Atlanta, GA

Box 11
sticker sisters: catalog, various dates

Takoma Park, MD

Box 11
Stifled, no.6

Allston, MA

Box 11
Stitch Witchery, no.2

Little Rock, AR

Box 11
Street Rat, no.2

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 11
Struggler, no.1
Box 11
Swing Set Grrl, no.1, Winter 2000

Levittown, PA

Box 11
Tadoussac, June 1999

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Box 11
Taking Charge: Abortion and Your Options

Ann Arbor, MI

Box 11
Techno, February 2000

Rockford, IL

Box 11
Teenage Death Songs, no.11, July 1999

Richmond, VA

Box 11
Teeny Tiny Robots, no.7

Welland, Ontario, Canada

Box 11
Terrorist, no.10, Summer 2001

Kansas City, KS

Box 11
Texttrap, Winter 2000

Gahanna, OH

Box 11
That Girl: (alternatively, That Grrrl), no.7, 1996

San Francisco, CA

Box 11
This is About Suicide, January 1998

Chicago, IL

Box 11
This World is Broken, no.2

Scituate, MA

Box 11
Threat Warning

Assonet, MA

Box 11
Three O'Clock
Box 11
TIA & Coffee

Brooklyn, NY

To Avoid Suffocation, Jan. 1999

Jonesboro, ME

Box 11
To Avoid Suffocation, 1999

Jonesboro, ME

Box 11
To Avoid Suffocation

Jonesboro, ME

Box 11
To Avoid Suffocation: The Guts, no.6

Lynn, MA

Box 11
Tomatoes for Jalapeno

Florence, SC

Box 11
Topical Dictionary of American Government and Politics: The Young Voter's Manual
Box 11
Train Grease Panty Line

Portland, OR

Box 11
Tree of Knowledge

Little Rock, AR

Box 11
Truckface, no.6

Northampton, MA

Box 11
Truly Amazing Gender Aptitude Quiz: What's Your Gender Aptitude?, undated
Box 11
Turf: The Zine of Techno Urban Radical Fairies of Washington DC, 1998

Washington D.C.

Box 11
twat
Box 12
Two for the Road: One for you and one for me, Jan. 1999

Olympia, WA: The Athena Atlas

Box 12
Two Forty A.M., undated

Atlanta, GA: Lucky 13 Distro

Box 12
Underground Publishing Conference

Bowling Green, OH

Box 12
underpants: pseudo-intellectual, June 2005

Auckland, New Zealand: moon rocket distribution

Box 12
Valley Girl, no.1

Valley, NE

Box 12
Valvo, no.1, 1999 February

Verona, Italy

Box 12
Verboslammed

Arcata, CA

Box 12
Version Two Point Oh: It's for You, no.1, 2000 August

Memphis, TN

Box 12
Version Two Point Oh: Keeping a Lookout, no.2, 2000 December

Memphis, TN

Box 12
Vietnam Never Happened, no.7

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 12
Vortex, July 2000

Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand

Box 12
Vortex, February 2000

Auckland, New Zealand

Box 12
Welcome to the Dollhouse, no.8
Box 12
Welcome to the Revolution

Kansas City, MO

Box 12
What Rich Jerkface Owned Your Town?

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 12
When I Die…

Bloomington, IN

Box 12
Whirling Cervix: Hammering out the Revolution since 1998

Gainesville, FL

Box 12
Whitehead, 2000

Famrington, MI

Box 12
Whitespace
Box 12
Words As Weapons, Winter 2000

Ann Arbor, MI

Box 12
Words as Weapons, Fall 2000

Pittsburgh, PA

Box 12
Xerox Debt: The Review Zine with Latent Per-zine Tendencies, no.1, October 1999

Havre de Grace, MD

Box 12
Xerox Debt: The Review Zine with Latent Per-zine Tendencies, no.3, June 2000

Havre de Grace, MD

Box 12
Ya Think?, no.3, June-September 1998

Oneonta, NY

Box 12
Yard Wide Yarns, no.7

Gainesville, FL

Box 12
Youth Quake, 1997

Pittsburgh, PA: Pittsburgh Youth Services, INC.

Box 12
Zillion Chronicles of Near Love

Belleville, IL

Box 12
Zine Guide, no.2, Winter/Spring 1999

Evanston, IL

Box 12
Zine Guide, no.3, Winter/Spring 2000

Evanston, IL

Box 12
Zine Guide, no.4, Fall/Winter 2000

Evanston, IL

Box 12
Zine Guide, no.5, Fall/Winter 2001

Evanston, IL

Box 12
Zine Head, 2000

Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Box 12
Zine World: A Reader's Guide to the Underground Press, no.14, Winter 2000

Murfreesboro, TN

Box 12
Zine World: A Reader's Guide to the Underground Press, no.15, Spring 2001

Murfreesboro, TN

Box 12
Zine World: A Reader's Guide to the Underground Press, no.16, Summer 2001

Murfreesboro, TN

Box 12
Zine World: A Reader's Guide to the Underground Press, no.17, Fall 2001/Winter 2002

Murfreesboro, TN

Box 12
Zinester's Guide to New York City, July 2000

New York, NY

Box 12
Zinester's Listserv, August 1998
Box 12
Zum, no.12, 1999

Berkeley, CA

Box 12
 

Historical Note

Ailecia Ruscin, of San Antonio, Texas and Auburn, Alabama, is a writer, activist, and scholar. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Cultural Studies and Environmental Studies from Chatham College in 1999 and, as of 2008, is completing a Ph.D. in American Studies at the University of Kansas. Ruscin is the author or co-author of the zines provo-CAT-ive and alabama grrrl (published from 1997-2000); an excerpt from provo-CAT-ive was included in A Girl's Guide to Taking Over the World: Writings From The Girl Zine Revolution, edited by Tristan Taormino and Karen Green, and excerpts from alabama grrrl have been included in The Zine Yearbook. Ruscin is one of the founding members of Solidarity! Revolutionary Center and Radical Library, an anarchist infoshop in Lawrence, Kansas; has served on the advisory boards of Allied Media Projects and Clamor magazine; and contributes zine reviews to Zine World.


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Provenance

The Ailecia Ruscin Zine Collection was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 2005.

Processing Information

Processed by Amy McDonald and Melody Rowell, November 2008

Encoded by Amy McDonald, November 2008

Accession 2005-0032 is described in this finding aid.