Opening Friday, May 17th, from 6PM - 11PM
On Friday night of #CZF2019, we will be presenting not one, but TWOTWOTWO! special events! Join us on May 17 for our annual Exhibitor Reading (at 6pm Quimby’s) AND THEN Zine Jeopardy (9pm Cards Against Humanity – 1 mile away).
6-8 p.m. Friday, May 17
1854 W. North Ave. in Wicker Park
Zine creators share stories and comics from the pages of their publications. Hosted by Megan Kirby. Readers include David Alvarado, Julia Arredondo, Julia Eff, Ed Blair, Eileen Chavez, Casey Goonan, Jonas, Jaclyn Miller, LizMarie Palomo, Leslie Perrine, Jami Sailor, and Alejandra Trigoso. Sponsored by Quimby’s Bookstore.
9 p.m. Friday, May 17
Cards Against Humanity Theater,
1551 W. Homer St. in Bucktown
Longtime CZF organizer Johnny Misfit hosts our first self-publisher-friendly game show. Our contestants, comics artist John Porcellino and zinemakers Julia Eff and Billy the Bunny, will go head-to-head as we test their knowledge of all things zine. Sponsored by Cards Against Humanity and Field Notes.
All Friday events are free and open to the public. Visit chicagozinefest.org for more info.
Thank you to all of our Friday event sponsors.