catalenamara (catalenamara) wrote,
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University of Iowa fanzine collection

Here's an awesome account of darksnowfalling's recent trip to the University of Iowa's fanzine collection, which includes literally thousands of fanzines, including hundreds of Star Trek zines:

http://darksnowfalling.livejournal.com/1904.html?view=13680#t13680

This is such an amazing project - congratulations to everyone involved with the Organization for Transformative Works for getting this rolling, and for the University of Iowa in recognizing that fandom's history is worth preserving.
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