Synopses & Reviews
Sick collects peoples' experiences with illness to help establish a collective voice of those impacted within radical/left/DIY communities. The zine is meant to be a resource for those who are living with illness as well as those who have not directly experienced it themselves. Contributors discuss personal experiences as well as topics such as receiving support, providing support, and being an informed patient. These writings are meant to increase understandings of illness and further discussion as well as action towards building communities of care.
About the Author
Ben Holtzman is a former publisher at Routledge and is the author of Between Resistance & Community: The Long Island Do-It-Yourself Punk Scene. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.