Sarah Doyle Center for Women and Gender

Zines in the Classroom

Explore approaches for incorporating zines effectively within the classroom environment.

  • Include zines as part of the reading on a syllabus.
  • Encourage students to cite zinesters.
  • Incorporate zines as primary sources.
  • Use zines to teach history of marginalized peoples.
  • Have students make zines individually or as a group.
  • Allow students to submit zines as projects.
  • Visit the zine archive or zines at the Sarah Doyle.
  • Discuss zine and radical publishing history.
  • Study the artistic side of independent publishing (and create!)