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Zine My Research (or how I learned to stop worrying and turn my 10-page paper into a perzine)

Zine My Research (or how I learned to stop worrying, and turn my 10-page paper into a perzine) is a fun way to transform an academic paper or other project into an accessible work you can share with your loved ones and frenemies. Check out LolMyThesis for inspiration on boiling a dense topic down to one funny sentence. Alternately, the zine you make zine can be serious, full of gooey feelings, or channel your rage.


We’ll provide collage materials, art supplies, and snacks. BYO research topics!

PS Here’s an idea of what a research minicomic zine could look like: A Brief History of Balloons in Science.

Screenshot of the first page of a brief history of balloons in science: handwritten text that reads "scientists love balloons. In the last century, weather balloons have confirmed the rise in global temperatures and discovered a hole in the ozone layer. But balloon science goes way back. " in front of a field of birthday-type balloons