The new pollution
The new pollution (Chippendale, N.S.W.: Loud, ) features interviews with Australian zinesters, Richard Neville, founder of the eminent satirical magazine Oz , and Australian Distros; a zine-making guide that includes practical advice as well as an appraisal of the cut and paste aesthetic compared to desktop publishing. A large part of the publication is devoted to an a-z directory of current zines, comics are also featured and e-zines are also provided coverage.
This publication was edited by Sean Healy, Amanda Benson, Ian Sweeny and Aaron Bristow, and featured design work by Damien Frost.
Cover sub-title: "Featuring important life instructions on how to make a zine plus a national zine anthology".
Inside cover: "The LOUD Media festival of youth culture and the arts are proud, frightened, amused, hysterical, offended, disoriented, and excited to be associated with The Pod's (sic. The Octapod Association) overview of Australia's zine scene, The New Pollution."
Available from: The Pod - 3/231 King St, Newcastle NSW 2300. Australia.