CZF 2014

All events during CZF weekend are FREE, wheelchair accessible, & open to the public! Need directions or restaurant suggestions? We got ‘em for you here!

Friday, March 14th

1-3pm OPENING PANEL
In it for the Long Haul: A Discussion on Longevity in Zines with Cindy Crabb (Doris), Tomas Moniz (Rad Dad), and Alex Wrekk (Brainscan). Moderated by Quimby’s Bookstore’s own Liz Mason (Caboose)!

Conaway Center at Columbia College
1104 S. Wabash

6-7pm ZINES: THE NEXT GENERATION
A youth reading featuring grade school and high school students reading from their own self-published zines!

Hairpin Arts Center
2800 N Milwaukee

7-9pm EXHIBITOR READING
Featuring readings by:
Amber Dearest
Amelia Hruby
Caitlin Constantine
Cindy Crabb
Curiouser Jane
K of Lake Effect
Joyce Hatton
Keiler Roberts
Khristina Acosta
LB of Truckface
Mack Attack
Tevor Grabill

Hairpin Arts Center
2800 N Milwaukee

Both readings will feature ASL interpretation.

9-11:30pm CZF KICK OFF CELEBRATION AND DANCE PARTY!
Featuring DJ stylings of CHIRP Radio
Come hang out, have fun, and dance a little in celebration of FIVE YEARS of Chicago Zine Fest!!

Hairpin Arts Center
2800 N Milwaukee

Saturday, March 15th

11am-6pm ZINE EXHIBITION
Featuring over 200 tablers with zines, self-published books, &  mini comics for sale and trade. Enjoy workshops, printing demos, panel discussions, kids activities, & MORE!

Columbia College
1104 S. Wabash
1st, 2nd, and 8th floors

You can also join our mailing list or help promote the fest!

Get Involved

ZINESTER

Exhibiting at the Chicago Zine Fest allows you to expose a new audience to your publication, as well as network with other zinesters and zine readers. Not exhibiting? There is still so much for you to do! Below is a complete list of who will be at CZF 2014, along with the workshop schedule!

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The 2014 Chicago Zine Fest is being supported by zine-friendly organizations, businesses, and individuals, including Quimby’s Bookstore, Columbia College Chicago’s Book & Paper Center, 826CHI, and our newest sponsors CHIRP Radio, Hairpin Arts Center, and the Chicago Publishers Resource Center!

STAFF

Chicago Zine Fest is a volunteer-run event. In order for the event to run smoothly, we need volunteers to help us with a variety of jobs before, during, and after the zine fest. Contact us at chicagozinefest(at)gmail(dot)com if you are interested in volunteering!