Ebooks / PDF Zines
What’s the overlap between DIY hip hop and DIY punk rock? What makes these two scenes attractive to second generation immigrants? Rishbha tells her story of growing up in Canada as the child of Indian immigrants and her exposure to punk and hip hop. She interviews other second generation immigrants involved with both DIY hip hop and punk to learn about their experiences and relate them to her own.
Islam isn’t some scary, violent, woman-hating cult out of the dark deserts of Saudi Arabia. It’s practiced by twenty-three percent of the world—that’s nearly one in every four people.
The Birth of a Nation… blackface slaves are stoked to be slaves, Lincoln gets assassinated, and The Ku Klux Klan was a heroic and driving force in making this country so damned great. I wish I was kidding.
You have two worlds of poetry, the two stereotypes that are too true: angsty people at coffee houses vs. pretentious academic bullshit… Really, really bad poetry will hurt you, but just for a second.
In the same way punk rock has been a refuge to weirdos, losers, and outcasts, sci-fi has served as a safe place for experimentation and boundary breaking.
“Otis had to have two cans of Right Guard to keep him down. The man was physical. It was just electrifying. He’d get right in front of you until you were just foaming at the mouth.” –Wayne Jackson
A comprehensive zine that looks at the history, science, and manufacturing processes of vinyl records. If you’ve ever wondered how vinyl records are made and how they make sound, this is a good place to start.