submissions

We do not accept zines written by white folks. This distro is by BIPOC 4 BIPOC.

Our catalog contains titles which span a multitude of topics including:

  • racism

  • gender

  • sexuality

  • punk

  • sex work

  • feminism

  • addiction

  • recovery

  • harm reduction

  • anarchism

  • teaching

  • self care

  • anti-oppression work

  • herbalism

  • food

  • traditions

  • mental health

  • community activism

  • traveling

  • touring, bands

  • Abolition and Transformative Justice

  • parenting

HARD NO to anything that includes hateful content towards trans folks, sex workers, and/or substance users. 

we do not accept art or photography zines that do not also have written content. 

Please do not send PDF links, we prefer physical copies. 

If you are interested in having Brown Recluse distro your work, please send one (1) copy of your zine to:

BROWN RECLUSE ZINE DISTRO

PO Box 22281 Oakland, CA 94623

please include:

  • A note about yourself/who you are, how you heard about BRZD.

  • Wholesale price of the zine.

  • Cover Price of the zine. Keep in mind that we would like to make the material in the distro financially accessible for low income folks.

  • How you would like us to pay you! (Paypal/Venmo/Cash)

we pay contributors in two different ways::

Wholesale -- NBPOC: we pay 50% of the cover price when all zines have sold; and will buy the zines in bulk (usually 10-30 copies at a time) and will order as needed. Black folks: we pay 100% of the cover price when all zines have sold; and will buy the zines in bulk (usually 10-30 copies at a time) and will order as needed. 

OR

 

Donation -- we pay for the initial shipping of a flat copy of the zine, & profit will be then reinvested back into the distro for copying, distributing, and paying for zines. (this option means we would be Copying and assembling ourselves) Excess profit is redistributed to Black individuals fundraising campaigns some examples.

INQUIRES: INFO@BROWNRECLUSEZINEDISTRO.COM

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