LGBT

The Netherlands

Date: 
August 2013
Edition: 
Volume: 
Issue: 
8
Abstract: 
In this zine, Miyuki Baker takes an in-depth look at the LGBT scene in Amsterdam, Utrecht, and Leiden, The Netherlands. In some ways this serves as a travel guide by showcasing queer events, places of interest to visit, workshops, and information about the organization Gay & School. Miyuki also showcases major players in the scene through feature articles and interviews, including photographer Daan Stringer, Nora Uitterlingen and Ilja Hermans.
Language: 
English
Dutch
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Black and Pink: January 2014 Newspaper

Location

614 Columbia Rd
02125 Dorchester, MA
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Newspaper, Black and Pink
Date: 
January 2014
Abstract: 
"Since 2007, Black & Pink free world volunteers have pulled together a monthly newspaper primarily composed of material written by our family's incarcerated members. In response to letters we receive, more prisoners receive the newspaper each issue."
Language: 
English
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Website: 

blackandpink.org

Straight Talk

Location

Chicago, IL
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Zine Straight Talk
Date: 
2014
Edition: 
Volume: 
Issue: 
Abstract: 
In this zine, H. Melt interrogates "straight" as a word and as an identity. The experimental format presents a series of dictionary definitions involving permutations of "straight" (e.g., straight forward, straight shooter, straighten, straight and narrow, etc.) and lets the reader ponder the connotations.
Language: 
English
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Item Donor: 
H. Melt

Second to None: Queer and Trans Chicago Voices

Location

Chicago, IL
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Zine Second to None
Date: 
Spring 2014
Edition: 
Volume: 
Issue: 
Abstract: 
H. Melt curates this collection of essays (mostly originally online), documenting a critical queer, nonfiction literary voice that is strongly rooted in Chicago. Themes include the need to talk more openly about race, class, and privilege, the power of community support, and the experience of living in Chicago. Builds on the work of Chicago-based queer publications like Chicago IRL, In Our Words, and others. (Adapted from Melt's introduction to the collection.)
Language: 
English
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Item Donor: 
H. Melt

Hungering and Thirsting for Justice: Real-Life Stories by Young Adult Catholics

Location

4848 N Clark St
60640 Chicago, IL
United States
41° 58' 13.8036" N, 87° 40' 4.4652" W
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, Louwagie, Lacey
Date: 
2012
Edition: 
Volume: 
Issue: 
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From the back cover: "Here are ten real-life stories by young adult Catholics trying to discover how to carry out their faith in their daily lives. You may not agree with everything they think, say, or do, but you will admire and be challenged by their passion, dedication, courage, and love for God and others." The authors focus on how their faith challenges them to seek justice in both church and society, on both macro and micro levels. Book sprang out of a blog hosted by the Chicago-based organization Call To Action.
Language: 
English
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ISSN/ISBN: 
9780879464912
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Item Donor: 
Justin Sengstock

SIRvival in The Second City: Transqueer Chicago Poems

Location

Chicago, IL
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, Melt, H.
Date: 
2013
Edition: 
1
Volume: 
Issue: 
Abstract: 
Chapbook of poems by H. Melt, documenting their personal experience of surviving Chicago (the "City of Cold Shoulders") as a member of the transqueer community.
Language: 
English
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Website: 

hmelt.tumblr.com
newschoolpoetics.com

Item Donor: 
H. Melt

In These Times; Behind the Scenes with the Progressive Powerbrokers

Catalog Number: 
Magazine In These Times; Behind the Scenes with the Progresive Powerbrokers
Date: 
July 2006
Volume: 
30
Issue: 
7
Abstract: 
In These Times magazine provides left-leaning analysis of current affairs. This issue's headlines include: Behind the Scenes with the Progressive Powerbrokers, How Today's Media Makers are Shaping Tomorrow's News, What Everyone Knows (But No One Will Say) About Funding the Left, Why Barack Obama Isn't Getting His Mail, and Will the 2008 Election be Stolen?
Language: 
English
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ISSN/ISBN: 
0160-5992
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Item Donor: 
In These Times