2015 East Bay Alternative Book & Zine Fest | Berkeley
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Berkeley City College | 2050 Center St, Berkeley, CA
The Annual EBABZ (East Bay Alternative Book & Zine Fest) is a chill hang zone for buying, trading and collaborating with zine, comics, DIY, and publishing comrades in the East Bay.
2015 East Bay Alternative Book & Zine Fest
Saturday, December 12, 2015 | 10 am to 5 pm
Berkeley City College, 2050 Center St, Berkeley
Panels and Workshops
- “Rad American Women” with author Kate Schatz and illustrator Miriam Klein Stall, 12-1 pm
Best-selling alphabet book of celebrated women that took control and contributed towards our ideas of feminism today, written by Kate Schatz and illustrated by Miriam Klein Stall. This Bay Area-based collaboration will talk about their project’s inception and process, and how it brings forward opportunities to discuss the innumerable fields of humanity and industry women have shaped on behalf of present and future feminists.
- Milvia Street, 1-2 pm
Resident EBABZ exhibitor Milvia Street is Berkeley City College’s art and literary journal featuring the work of students, recent alumni, and faculty.
- Book Binding with Soleil Summers, 2-3 pm
Finishing touches are everything! Learn how to bind books and zines using the saddle stitch method and 4-hole stab binding. Materials provided in this workshop.
- DIY Panel, 3-4 pm
Empowerment begins with you and your friends! Meet some of the Bay Area’s organizers that enact on goodwill, for the love of togetherness and sharing notes from the brink of burning out. Shining from the panel: Ion O Clast (Monster Mash Zine Fest), Kristi Holohan (Rock Paper Scissors Collective), Liz Mayorga (San Francisco Zine Fest) & Ara Jo (EBABZ/Sgraffito Gallery)
Links: Event detailsCost: FREE
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