Chick Strand Document

Caroline Koebel’s Chick Strand Document also screens on December 21, 2013, as part of New Experimental Works at Other Cinema! Chick Strand Document (2013) by Caroline Koebel The Chick Strand short has a story. I was looking for some old document in my…

Contributors (alphabetical)

Alexei Dmitriev Angie Eng Adrianne Finelli Adrienne Finelli is a media artist and curator based in the Bay Area. Her work examines loss and our relationship with time and memory, and has been exhibited internationally. She is co-curator of GAZE…

Mission

OtherZine is the ‘zine manifestation of Other Cinema, microcinema par excellence for experimental film, video, and performance currently located in Mission District of San Francisco. OtherZine publishes two times yearly…Spring and Fall…in conjunction with Other Cinema’s season. Whether avant-garde or engagé, OtherZine’s…

Submissions

We accept your ideas throughout the year, however, OtherZine is published in February and September. Whether avant-garde or engagé, our emphasis is on the radical and sub-cultural sensibilities that find expression in marginalized genres, cinematic, media archaeological, and hybrid intermedia.…

Past Issues

Fall 2016: Issue #31 Spring 2016: Issue #30 Fall 2015: Issue #29 Spring 2015 Issue #28 Fall 2014: Issue #27 Spring 2014: Issue #26 Fall 2013: Issue #25 Spring 2013: Issue #24 Fall 2012: Issue #23 Spring 2012: Issue #22…

May Attract Other Coyotes or “Putting on Put-Ons”:
The Artist as Trickster

“Let us pry”—James Joyce Yes, let us delve into the consciousness and unconsciousness of the artist as trickster, one who probes as “put-on.” The mythical trickster (jokester, mischief-maker, prankster, court jester) has many guises, including the coyote. Peggy Beck writes: “The fool is portrayed as the peripatetic wanderer,…

Jesse Drew on Democratic Media

Jesse Drew’s new book, A Social History of Contemporary Democratic Media is a swift tour of alternative-communications technoculture in Northern California and its connectedness to local, national, and global media activism. He broadly covers cable TV, community radio, Internet, and such…