Australian Zinester Readings

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Australian Zinester Readings
<span style="font-weight: 400;">Mia Nie, Bailey Sharp, Tegan Webb </span> <i><span style="font-weight: 400;">UTC - 3:00</span></i> <b>Resources from Presenters:</b> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Tegan's zines available through Small Zine Volcano distro or</span><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Etsy </span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Mia’s </span><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">Twitter</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, </span><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">Insta</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> and </span><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">Comics</span></a> <a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">"Lone Shadow"</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> comic and companion essay </span><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">"You, Defeated" </span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Bailey’s </span><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">Insta</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> and works at </span><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">Glom Press</span></a> <b>Resources from Chat:</b> <span style="font-weight: 400;">All three readers volunteer <a href=""><img class="alignright wp-image-3996 size-medium" src="" alt="" width="300" height="188" /></a></span><span style="font-weight: 400;"> </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">at </span><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">Sticky Institute</span></a> <a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">Other Worlds Zine Fair in Sydney</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (2020 online version) </span> <b>Session Notes: </b><a href=""><img class="wp-image-3995 alignleft" src="" alt="" width="300" height="660" /></a> <b>Tegan</b><span style="font-weight: 400;"> read the first four pages of their contribution to </span><i><span style="font-weight: 400;">April 7th, 2020 </span></i><span style="font-weight: 400;">zine. It was about getting back into heavy metal which you used to listen to, but felt like you grew out of, specifically Lacuna Coil. Is one responding to nostalgia when you enjoy it or do you actually like this music once again? She tries an experiment to listenTrying it back out with a heavy metal radio show hosted by a woman on ____ (radio station)</span> <b>Mia </b><span style="font-weight: 400;">read</span> <a href=""><i><span style="font-weight: 400;">Lone Shadow</span></i></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, a comic about Sekiro, a video game where you play a one armed ninja who through death and rebirth becomes honed into an "untouchable killing machine". She related the game to transitioning, and touched on phenomenology, creating the self, and the possibility of transitioning as an exploration and play with ways of being in the world. What kind of life do I want to live with others? </span> <b>Bailey</b><span style="font-weight: 400;"> read "The Big Report" a comic about zoomers, and their future reactions to environmental catastrophe, about living in the end and how new children come into the world nihilistic. In it even the apocalypse disappoints in the end when the world is saved. But when those nihilistic children inevitably have children of their own, and they see how sloppy those children become, the zoomers then in turn destroy the world for their own children because that is the “decent thing to do--as we all do". </span>

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