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Mina Rees Conversation Series | Christopher Wilde
July 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree
Christopher Wilde, co-founder of the Queer Zine Archive Project (QZAP), will discuss his extensive work developing a collection of zines and creative work by LGBTQ zinesters. The mission of QZAP is “is to establish a “living history” archive of past and present queer zines and to encourage current and emerging zine publishers to continue to create. By providing access to the historical canon of queer zines we hope to make them more accessible to diverse communities and reach wider audiences.”
Wilde will be in conversation with Kate Angell (Adjunct Reference Librarian) and Elvis Bakaitis (Interim Head of Reference), co-founders of the NYC Feminist Zinefest.
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The Mina Rees Conversation Series is a lively showcase of ideas, research and active scholarship, from across the CUNY system and beyond. The series is titled in recognition of Mina Spiegel Rees – a renowned mathematician who served both as CUNY’s first Dean of Graduate Studies (1961–67) and was named as the Graduate Center’s first President in 1971.