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About deathofascenester

death of a scenester is an independent publication aiming to publish quality writing with a real voice. death of a scenester will maintain a gritty, punk, DIY underground edge but will also uphold a slicker style. Its ethos is that it would like to strike the ground squarely between a gritty grass-roots zine publication that promotes the total freedom of artistic and individual expression and Realpolitik (pragmatic, honest, controversial) type publications, which have articles and opinion pieces that refer to the generation gap, music, art, immigration, and counter-cultural activities.

GONE FISHING: DOAS IS TAKING A BREAK

For posterity’s sake, Death of a Scenester has decided to take a short break for the rest of 2012. This means that Issue Six will not be published in October as initially planned. That being said, we have some exciting plans for … Continue reading

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#EWF12 : PAGE PARLOUR REVIEW

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DEATH OF A SCENESTER attended Page Parlour last week. It caps of the eleven-day Emerging Writers’ Fest and is our favourite bit —when indie publishers get to show off their hard work under glass triangles at The Atrium in Fed … Continue reading

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Animal is now available online

Go to our Archive section for all of our back issues. 🙂

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GET OUT FROM UNDER YOUR DOONAS: THE EMERGING WRITERS’ FESTIVAL MAY 24-JUNE3

For those of you who attended our launch  a couple of weeks ago, you would have caught Lisa Dempster’s, CEO of the Emerging Writers’ Festival, speech. 2012 marks Lisa’s final year as CEO and DOAS’ third appearance at EWF. We … Continue reading

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MISSED LAST WEEK’S ISSUE #5 LAUNCH? HERE’S A BLOW-BY-BLOW ACCOUNT INCLUDING VIDEOS

Given we had less than 24 hours to find a new venue for the Death of a Scenester: ISSUE 5 – FOOD launch, everything turned out rather swimmingly. Due to council related issues, our original venue, the rather excellent warehouse … Continue reading

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CHANGE OF VENUE!

The launch tonight is now at: School House Studios 97 Nicholson St, Abbotsford Just 750m around the corner from the old venue. Sorry for the trouble folks! See you from 7pm!

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DOAS ISSUE #5 ‘FOOD’ LAUNCH INTERVIEW SERIES: LISA DEMPSTER

Publisher, writer, vegan-myth destroyer and Emerging Writers’ Festival director Lisa Dempster will be doing the honours of officially launching our fifth issue tomorrow. The EWF have been genuinely supportive of Death of a Scenester, and many other new publications and … Continue reading

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DOAS ISSUE #5 ‘FOOD’ LAUNCH INTERVIEW SERIES: AMY BUGEJA

Over the next two weeks, we interview the capable ladies and gentlemen speaking and performing at DOAS’ Issue #5 ‘FOOD’ launch on 12 May at the Yarra Sculpture Gallery in Collingwood. Influenced by religious iconography, Latin American culture, family histories … Continue reading

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DOAS ISSUE #5 ‘FOOD’ LAUNCH INTERVIEW SERIES: HAYLEY COUPER

Over the next two weeks, we interview the capable ladies and gentlemen speaking and performing at DOAS’ Issue #5 ‘FOOD’ launch on 12 May at the Yarra Sculpture Gallery in Collingwood.  We’re chuffed to have Hayley Couper and her band … Continue reading

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DOAS ISSUE #5 ‘FOOD’ LAUNCH INTERVIEW SERIES: IMMIGRANT UNION

Over the next two weeks,  we interview the capable ladies and gents speaking and performing at DOAS’ Issue #5 ‘FOOD’ launch on 12 May. We’re thrilled to have Immigrant Union play at the FOOD issue launch on 12 May. Rob … Continue reading

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