ZINEDEPO MANIFEST of RADICAL ZINECULTURE
The radical zine format is basic; several pages, black & white, folded and stapled together. Zines =
As long as the definition of the radical zine format is (more or less) maintained, there is no limit to
The radical zine format is not a mass product (but many people may copy a zine) The radical zine is not Art (but its content can be) Radical zineculture = Canadian culture
(some of the elements of the manifest have no function but to separate zine-culture from any other culture. A tongue-in-cheeck reference to South Park ‘the royal canadian wedding episode’.
The manifest is not so much a set of rigid rules but a coordinate. It more or less gives our definition of zines as opposed to art books or magazines).
Zinedepo is a library with more than 1200 international zines collected over a period of 25 years by Marc van Elburg.
Send your zines to:
zinedepo c/o van Elburg
van Hasseltstraat 75
6821 AP Arnhem
Open every friday
13:00 — 17:00 hrs