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OCAD U Zine Library

Zine Displays

Every year, Learning Zone staff creates multiple themed zine displays to showcase zines in our collection. Please enjoy browsing through some of the past displays. We hope it will inspire you to visit the OCAD U Zine Library in person one day. Zines without a linked call number are in the process of being catalogued and are not yet available on the shelf. 

Black History Month (2020)

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Neon (2020)

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Orange Shirt Day (2019)

Zines on display:

  • Survivance : Indigenous Poesis, Vol. 1 by R.I.S.E.: Radical Indigenous Survivance & Empowerment Call No. Py90M
  • Introducing... Atrocities Againts Indigenous Canadians for Dummies : The Canadian Residential School System by Jenna Rose Sands Call No. I130M
  • Survivance : Indigenous Poesis, Vol. III by R.I.S.E.: Radical Indigenous Survivance & Empowerment Call No. Py92M
  • Indige-Zine, Issue 2: Healing by Braudie Billie-Blais (Ed.) and Sarah Stern Call No. I157M
  • Going Places : A Native American In Education by Kesheena Doctor Call No. PER105M
  • Atrocities Against Indigenous Canadians presents : What is a Residential School? An Introductory Mini Zine for youth by Jenna Rose Sands Call No. I69S
  • Atrocities Against Indigenous Canadians presents : Pow Wow Etiquette for Dummies by Jenna Rose Sands Call No. I68S
  • Indige-Zine, Issue #4 : Decolonize Love by Braudie Billie-Blais (Ed.) and James Baldwin Call No. I158M
  • Queer Indigenous Girl : Our People, Our Strength, Issue 3 Call No. Q58M

Haunted Zines (2019)

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Form and Function (2019)

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Self Care (2019)

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Zine Coop (Special Exhibition 2019) 

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  • Documents of a Movement : Hong Kong June - July 2019 unknown author
  • From Feeling to Felt : They She Said by Hou Lam Tsui and Lucy Rose Cunningham
  • Dear Keanu Reeves by Kylie Chan
  • Teacher's Pet by Jason Li
  • 15 Movies Villians We All Love To Hate by Zinema
  • Fragments From A Revisit of Stories Unfinished by Atom C
  • Man and the Moon and Movies (as well) by Zinema
  • The Emotional Aftermath Thingy by humchuk
  • A Meaningful Story by Aki Soy
  • Sleep by Onion Peterman
  • What is happening in Hong Kong?  by Small Potato Do Things
  • In a Million People Protest, my daughter asked me... by Yeung Studio

Back to School Zine Reading List (2019)

Zines on display:

  • Nutmeg by Jackie Crofts and James F. Wright Call No. C108L
  • The Insubordinate by Issa Rawand Call No. ML52M
  • Primary Thought : Ideas on Education by Kinoko Call No. I98M
  • Introducing... Atrocities Against Indigenous Canadians for Dummies : The Canadian Residential School System by Jenna Rose Sands Call No. I130M
  • Deaf POC Poems by Jessica Leung Call No. Py81M
  • Drinking Alone with the Moon by Jia Sung and Li Bai Call No. ML50M
  • Rel-Art-Able by Mia Dang Call No. C455M
  • Study Buddy by Nap and Chu Call No. C149S
  • Say's Who? : James Baldwin unknown author Call No. I52XS
  • Tiny Artists and The Tiny Savings : A Parody of "Tiny Hoppo and The Tiny Train" by Kyungeun (Casey) Lee Call No. C38XS
  • Queer Indigenous Girl : Our People, Our Strength, Issue 3 by Se'mana Thompson (Ed.) Call No. Q58M

Pride Month (2019)

Zines on display:

  • Locusts: A Post-Queer Nation Zine by Kevin Holden (Ed.), DinéYazhi' and various authors Call No. Q46M
  • Stonewall 1969 by Mike Funk Call No. C287M
  • Radical Visibility: A Queercrip Dress Reform Movement Manifesto by Sky Cubacub and Daviel Shy (Ed.) Call No. Q12L
  • Kingston is for Lesbians by Cleo Call No. PER113M
  • Queer Women In History: A Zine Celebrating the Lives of Queer Women in History by unknown author Call No. Q52M
  • Some Gay Illumnati Shit: Inhuman Connections Book 1 by Amrit Brar Call No. C451M
  • Decolonizing P@renting: A Zine by & for Queer Parents of Color by Se'mana Thompson (Ed.) and Maria Teresa Carmier (Ed.) Call No. Q56M
  • Queer Sailor Moon Fanfiction Saved My Life by unknown author Call No. Q37M
  • Shorandqueer by Kelly, Shortanqueer Call No. Q44M
  • Queer Indigenous Girl by Se'mana Thompson Call No. Q60M
  • Cat Moms in Love by Morgan Sea Call No. C187S
  • Not 'Queer' as in Radical, but 'Lesbian' as in Fuck You! by Rachel Call No. Q02XS
  • What Makes an Object Queer? by Jamie Q Call No. Q04XS

Black History Month (2019)

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Think Local (2019)

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Multilingual Zines (2018)

Zines on display:

  • Chojin Club, Vol. 2, by various authors Call No. ML16M
  • Milime by various authors Call No. ML06M
  • Poèmes et rècits by Geneviève Farley-Tremblay Call No. ML04M
  • Hunting Horns/Cors de Chasse: Handmade Story by Sara Ananda Badger and Zachary Badger Call No. ML12M
  • NicCagepedia: La enciclopedia sobre Nicolas Cage: Put the Bunny Back in the Box by Torïo Garcia (Ed.) and various authors Call No. ML01M
  • NicCagepedia: La enciclopedia sobre Nicolas Cage: Wild at Heart by Torïa Garcia (Ed.) and various authors Call No. ML02M
  • Lapsos I-I by Inés Estrada ML17M
  • Life on the Hill: Les Aventures Japonais version Français by Dirchansky Call No. ML15M
  • Une Tarte a la Trisse-Tesse by no author Call No. ML05S
  • Apprendre à Vivre Avec que Vous Aimez/Ce que J'ai Appris en Habiyant Avec des Personnes que J'aime by Nicole E. Schlosser Call No. ML14S
  • Insel Karkinos by Tim Gaedke Call No. ML02S
  • Manuel D'Abstraction by Julie Doucet Call No. ML04XS
  • WAH! Comix by G. Boutin Call No. ML08XS
  • WAH! Comix by G. Boutin Call No. ML07XS
  • La Vie Magnifique Sous L'eau by Joël Vaudreuil Call No. ML03XS
  • Delta by Tim Gaedke Call No. ML01S
  • Majo: La Revista Que Ellos No Quieren Que Ud. Lea! by Bruno Quilates and Enrique Quilates Call No. ML05M

Pride Zines (2018)

Zines on display:

  • Shameless by Sheila Sampath (Ed.) and various authors Call No. P14L
  • Woah-Man: The Dragazine by Tim Bauer Call No. C73L
  • Scissors by Q'Ayyim McKoy Call No. C326M
  • I Like Girls: "My First Crush" by various authors Call No. Q17M
  • Locusts: A Post-Queer Nation Zine by Kevin Holden (Ed.), Demian DinéYazhi' and various authors Call No. Q46M
  • 2Fucked 2furious: Still Sexually Dysfunctional In Sex-Positive Queer Scenes by Anna, Hannah and various authors Call No. S+S21M
  • Queer Survival Guide: An Exploration of Validity and Identity by Adria, Morgan and Rosalie Call No. Q45M
  • JD Samson: The Life and Times of Butch Dykes no author Call No. Q15S
  • What Makes An Object Queer? by Jamie Q Call No. Q04XS
  • The First Annual Dykes and Their Hair Art Opening by Teresa Call No. Q07S

Access/Ability (2018)

Zines on display:

  • If I Can't Dance, Is It Still My Revolution by A.J. Withers Call No. P58M
  • Sidney Drmay, "Up the Cripple Punx," Broken Pencil issue 70 Call No. I100L
  • Jane: documents from Chicago's clandestine abortion service 1968-1973 by various authors Call No. P44M
  • Reflections of a Liminally Jewish, Atheistic, Non-binary Aroace... on Relationship Anarchy, Accessibility & Sitting Shiva by unknown author Call No. P91M
  • If I Can't Dance, Is It Still My Revolution issue 5 by A.J. Withers Call No. P61M
  • Hackcess Collective: an OCADU exhibition by various authors Call No. O23M
  • Telegram Ma'am by Miranda Elizabeth Call No. PER04S
  • Are You Afraid To Be Good At Stuff? by G.B. Jones and Caroline Azar Call No. P65M

$#&! (2018)

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Woodland Zines (2018)

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Year of the Dog (2018)

Zines on display:

  • Beasts by Nadia Foerster Call No. A35M
  • I Draw Dogs Ten Times A Day But Have Never Owned A Dog Myself, Sketchbook by Lis Xu Call No. A226M
  • The Worst Dog in the World by Leanna Bleakney Call No. 376M
  • The Chubby Bounty Hunter: The Dogs of Eganville, Book 3 by Adam Thompson Call No. S119M
  • Chloe liked Olivia: Stories about female friendship by G. Evans Call No. PER38M
  • Dog Party: drawings of dogs by their human friends + one cat, edited by Yanh Call No. A174M
  • 2 dogs on the roof, author unknown Call No. ML03S
  • Its All Good + by Prince Quincy Lee Call No. A188S
  • Hive Stories by Mike Call No. C101S
  • Colouring with Freckles by Anusha Rajeswaran Call No. A68S
  • Pizza Dog by Gee and Anna Call No. C55XS

Fanzines (2017)

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Creative Writing (2017)

Zines on display:

  • Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet Number 25 by Small Beer Press Call No. S89M
  • Singles: a collection of punk romance short fiction by Chris Eng Call No. S84M
  • Thirdspace edited by Julie Cormier and Kristy Waller Call No. P22M
  • Recycled Art: a zine for artists, photographers, creative writers and performers edited by Sharon Silverman Call No. I91L
  • Her Royal Majesty Number 4 edited by Harriet Alida Lye Call No. S30M
  • The Nervous Throat by Deirdre Sokolowski Call No. Py29M
  • You Were Always Such a Good Excuse: a collection of very short stories by Kaley Kennedy Call No. S33M
  • West of What We Know by Toronto Street Writers Call No. Py05L
  • Switchblade Queens by Chris Eng Call No. S104M
  • Ways of Telling edited by Sabrina Scott and Annyen La Call No. S71M
  • Writer's Ink Vol. 7 by various authors Call No. S63M
  • 28 Food Haikus by Emily Churco Call No. Py31S

D.I.Y. (2017)

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Zine Garden (2016)

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Punk Zines (2016)

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Political zines (2015)

Zines on display:

  • Community Ritual and Transformative Change: a primer for activists by Sabrina Scott Call No. P67M
  • A Queer and Trans Fat Activist Timeline by Charlotte Cooper Call No. P27M
  • If I Can't Dance Is It Still My Revolution? issue 5 by A.J. Withers Call No. P61M
  • Superprisons in Canada: what they are: how to stop them by unknown author Call No. P29M
  • From the Root: hair edited by Whitney French Call No. P70M
  • Thirdspace: Does Feminism Matter by Kay and Fiona Call No. P13L
  • It's Like Living in a Black Hole: women of color and solitary confinement in the prison industrial complex by Cassandra Shaylor Call No. P45M
  • Native Anarchist Prisoner Solidarity by various authors Call No. P02L
  • Unleashing the Imagination: an anarchist tour of the National Gallery of Canada by Allan Antliff Call No. P24M
  • Colours of Resistance by various authors Call No. P38M
  • Towards a Less Fucked Up World: sobriety and anarchist struggle by unknown author Call No. P34M
  • Sluts and Goddesses issue 4 by various authors Call No. P02XS
  • Cultivator by Kate Andres-Toal Call No. P01S
  • Jane: documents from Chicago's clandestine abortion services 1968-1973 Call No. P44M
  • Letters from the War Years by various authors Call No. P53M
  • Abolish Restaurants: a workers critique of the food service industry by PM Press Call No. P56M
  • If I Can't Dance Is It Still My Revolution? issue 3 by A.J. Withers Call No. P58M
  • A Beautiful Storm Has Come by Kara Sievewright and David Cunningham Call No. P49M
  • Offmurales: Feminist Street Art: Antiracist, Anticolonial, Anticorporate by Offmurales Call No. ML13M
  • Said the Pot to the Kettle: Feminist Theory For Anarchist Men by unknown author Call No. P30M
  • Wall of Femmes by unknown author Call No. P15S
  • Bipedal, by pedal! by Joe Biel Call No. P09S

Feminist zines (2015)

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