Monthly Archives: June 2013

Alternative Culture: From Zines to Blogs

The chapter “Zines” from Stephen Duncombe’s book Notes From Underground: Zines and the Politics of Alternative Culture is a super interesting take on the underground “zine” phenomenon that voiced the beliefs of individual fringe members of society throughout the 20th century, in particular the 1970s and 80s, via homemade magazines. There are obvious parallels between […]

Making a Blog a Home

After reading Bob Dunn’s “5 Interior Design Tips to Make Your Blog More User Friendly,” it was off to the races on WordPress. I have to admit, this isn’t my first rodeo. I’ve blogged before using Tumblr, which, in setting up, is very similar to WordPress. Overall, I like the feel of WordPress and am […]