826CHI

I Remember... Eyebrows on Fleek: Memoirs From the 8th Graders of St. Ann School

Location

1276 N Milwaukee Ave
60622 Chicago
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
zine, Eyebrows on Fleek: Memoirs From the 8th Graders of St. Ann School
Date: 
March 2017
Edition: 
1st
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Abstract: 
"Because we believe in the inherent value and power of each student’s experience, ["I Remember..."] is designed to bring impactful memories to the page. Through a series of short exercises designed to tap into memory and identity, students explore their voices, perspectives, and experiences through writing." - from <https://www.826chi.org/programs>
Language: 
English
Notes: 
Locally-printed zine created as part of an 8th grade memoir-writing field trip at 826CHI.
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P. S. You Sound Like Someone I Can Trust

Location

1276 N Milwaukee Ave
60622 Chicago
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, 826Chi
Date: 
2017
Abstract: 
From back cover: "Within this collection of correspondence between 8th graders at Emiliano Zapata Academy and 10th graders at Amundsen High School, 62 teens reflect on their identities, share their hopes and anxieties about the future, open up about loved ones' deaths, and swap K-Pop and Netflix recommendations."
Language: 
English
Notes: 
(Contributors con't)...Estrada, Ester Arce, Eduardo Vargas, Bryan Jimenez
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ISSN/ISBN: 
9781934750858

Around That Age I Liked to Play with Fire

Location

4959 S. Archer Ave
60632 Chicago
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, 826 CHI
Date: 
2015
Abstract: 
Collection of short student essays on a variety of personal subjects; includes curriculum guide for teaching student writers
Language: 
English
Format: 
ISSN/ISBN: 
9781934750971

Even a Lion Can Get Lost in the Jungle

Short Shorts

Location

1276 N. Milwaukee Avenue
60622 Chicago, IL
United States
US
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A book of short short fiction written in one Saturday afternoon by the no-doubt shortest, bravest group of fifth to eighth graders the city of Chicago has ever seen.
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English
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We Tell the Story from the Margins: Bittersweet Adolescence from 826CHI

Location

1276 N. Milwaukee Avenue
60622 Chicago, IL
United States
US
Date: 
2015
Abstract: 
A chapbook about the lives of adolescents as contributed by students of the 826CHI Youth Advisory Board.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
There are five copies in the library.
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In Case of a Draught Read This: A Zine from High School Writers with 826CHI

Location

1331 N. Milwaukee Ave
60622 Chicago, IL
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Zine, In Case of Draught Read This
Issue: 
1
Abstract: 
The first issue of the 826CHI Zine with a collection of writings by students on the 826CHI Youth Advisory Board.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
We have two copies of this.
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Zine Centro

Location

1331 N. Milwaukee
60622 Chicago, IL
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Zine, Zine Centro
Date: 
2012
Abstract: 
This zine is a collaboration between 826CHI and Centro Romero. Mostly it's a way to show off the fantastic young people at Centro Romero. Abstract taken from inside cover of zine.
Language: 
English
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Friends, Sleep, Repeat

Location

1276 N Milwaukee Ave.
60622 Chicago
United States
US
Date: 
2015
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Abstract: 
This publication by 826CHI, in conjunction with Moody Publications, is a collection of short memoirs by 8th graders from Emiliano Zapata Academy, a Chicago Public School.
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English
Spanish
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