Djake Carroll on the Denver Zine Library, His Documentary and the DIY Ethic

The do-it-yourself ethic is one of the great legacies of the punk movement. For over forty years, people have been creating their own zines -- self-published magazines, a subject Djake Carroll explores in his short documentary, Zinester: The Art of Individualism in the Era of Mass Media, which will have its Denver premiere this weekend at the Denver Zine Library's grand reopening. In advance of that event, we spoke with Carroll about his movie and the zine world. See also: Five Amazing Zines From the Denver Zine Library
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Kyle Harris has been Westword’s Culture Editor since 2016, writing about the arts, music and film.
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