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Quarter-yearly fanzine by Bryce Galloway
Free at time of issue from various cafes, galleries and retailers in the Wellington CBD with back issues available for a small cost from: Bryce Galloway, PO Box 27527, Wellington, New Zealand (firstname.lastname@example.org) or from Cherry Bomb Comics
"Incredibly Hot Sex with Hideous People first came out in February of 2002; a vain attempt to promote a solo CD I'd recently released. After a brief life surveying local musicians and film makers, I attempted to morph the zine to the requirements of the Masters of Fine Arts program I'd enrolled in. The zine had a checkered life as an MFA project before establishing a methodology as a personal zine. The zine has gone on to mine the embarrassing moment and diarise the minutia of my everyday life. This has seen the zine narrative traverse the belated "growing-up" of a perennial "slacker" - through post grad studies, fatherhood, getting a real job, and becoming a mortgagee. The narrative is sometimes explored through writing and illustration, at other times through cartoons. However, some issues do deviate from this rationale. For example, the most recent issue (at time of writing), #34, sees regular people anecdote their brushes with the hugely famous. Issue 34 also includes the CD My Life With Madonna; largely iconoclastic Madonna covers by local artists."
Bryce Galloway is a co-organiser of Wellington Zinefest 09
Has been a stall-holder at Wellington Zinefests 07/08, Auckland Zinefest 09
Guest speaker at Wellington Zinefest 08, Auckland Zinefest 09
As a lecturer at the School of Fine Arts, Massey Univesity, Wellington, NZ, in 2010 Bryce Galloway will be running the Lecturer Lead Elective - Zines, Scenes and Economy of Means