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Each themed issue showcases a range of well-curated submissions that represent how different and complex women’s experiences really are. The shoe issue, for instance, includes one woman’s story of chasing off car thieves in high-heeled boots, a piece on living in rural Madagascar without footwear, and a feature about Aimee Mullins, an award-winning athlete born without feet.
 
Each themed issue showcases a range of well-curated submissions that represent how different and complex women’s experiences really are. The shoe issue, for instance, includes one woman’s story of chasing off car thieves in high-heeled boots, a piece on living in rural Madagascar without footwear, and a feature about Aimee Mullins, an award-winning athlete born without feet.
  
''Ladyfriend'' was one of the zines selected for the 2003 tour of North America by [[Mobilivre-Bookmobile]], the travelling library of independent publications.   
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Issues of ''Ladyfriend'' were selected for the 2003 and 2005 tours of North America by [[Mobilivre-Bookmobile]], the travelling library of independent publications.   
  
 
''Ladyfriend'' periodically tours the country with readings and public workshops: Editor/Publisher [[Christa Donner]] teams up with local ladyfriends in each city to read stories out loud, play a human-sized board game with audience members, and collect words of wisdom for another of her [[zine]] projects called [[Free Advice]].
 
''Ladyfriend'' periodically tours the country with readings and public workshops: Editor/Publisher [[Christa Donner]] teams up with local ladyfriends in each city to read stories out loud, play a human-sized board game with audience members, and collect words of wisdom for another of her [[zine]] projects called [[Free Advice]].

Latest revision as of 19:02, 11 April 2009

Ladyfriend Zine is a biannual photocopied small press publication celebrating female friendship of all kinds.

Each themed issue showcases a range of well-curated submissions that represent how different and complex women’s experiences really are. The shoe issue, for instance, includes one woman’s story of chasing off car thieves in high-heeled boots, a piece on living in rural Madagascar without footwear, and a feature about Aimee Mullins, an award-winning athlete born without feet.

Issues of Ladyfriend were selected for the 2003 and 2005 tours of North America by Mobilivre-Bookmobile, the travelling library of independent publications.

Ladyfriend periodically tours the country with readings and public workshops: Editor/Publisher Christa Donner teams up with local ladyfriends in each city to read stories out loud, play a human-sized board game with audience members, and collect words of wisdom for another of her zine projects called Free Advice.

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