The renowned graphic-book author Joyce Brabner's Second Avenue Caper is the true story of a tight-knit group of artists and activists living in New York City in the early 1980s who found themselves on the front lines in the fight against AIDS. Struggling to understand the disease and how they …
Fashionable Activism #3
28p, red & white, 7.5"x10.5"
A big departure from past issues of this hardcore/punk fanzine, Kevin McCaughey puts his graphic design diploma to good use in this risographed issue. Appropriately, Kevin dedicates the issue to interviewing visual artists within the punk/hardcore scene. In his introduction acknowledges that leaving the typical punk zine cut-and-paste style behind for a cleaner more designy style may elicit accusations of selling out, but Kevin doesn't care. And that is pretty punk-rock. -NB