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The brilliant Lu Williams, brain behind GRRRLZINE FAIR, one of the most popular stop-offs at this year’s Village Green, and workshop leader on our current SPARK: Zinestars course, has some damn fine things to say in London in Stereo

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“Grrrl Zine Fair became what it is after I realised I could make parties as well as sculptures and that it was just like installation or performance; except I could invite friends and get them to show off what they’re good at too. It was a vernacular everyone immediately understood and there were no ‘do not touch’ signs. Zines, bands and artists exhibiting or hosting workshops, film screenings and panel talks come together as a kind of feminist party. This takes up a lot of time and requires a lot of love but it works because the community around it has that same drive to make and collaborate, without any authority.”

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SOUTHEND ~ ARTIST LU WILLIAMS OF GRRRL ZINE FAIR IN ‘LONDON IN STEREO’