Literature fans gathered for BLTX Year 7: Mazinehawa Street Features


IT’S December 15th and it’s pay day, and you’re thinking: “What am I going to spend with all my hard-earned cash?” Well, spend all of it with zines, stickers, postcards and other knick-knacks.

Last Friday, December 15th, all literature fans and some friendly ‘malcontents’ gathered for the BLTX Year 7: Mazinehawa Street Features held at 154 Maginhawa Street in Quezon City.

Better Living Through Xeroxography (BLTX) is small press expo organized by Adam David and Chingbee Cruz of The Youth & Beauty Brigade. It offers independently produced works from poetry and political satire, to comics, and stickers by local artists including the following:

Gantala Press
Joanne Cesario & Michelle Bacabac
Balangay Books
Project October
Camera Cart Studio
Saturnino Basilla
Haliya Publishing
Marguerite and the De Leons
Studio Soup
Loser Mangaka & Opismeyts
Frank & Sachi
Kalapati Retrograde
High Chair
After Lunch Art Collective (ALAC)
The Poets Who Write Other Things
Cavite Young Writers Association (CYWA)
Carl Cervantes
Deus Sex Machina
the Youth & Beauty Brigade
Labyu, Majora! x TY
Librong LIRA
LIRA Members
Bunny and Hope
UP Writers Club
Kowtow Komiks
Ibong Adorno
Arts Diocese of Manila
Tulaan sa Liwasan
The Cabinet
UE Drama Company
Midnight Collective
Xeus Dela Cruz Foja
Katinig Collective
Maki de la Rosa at Rex Nepomuceno
Chain Mason
Kwago and the Art of Doing
Miki Ltd.
Teaching Exhibitions

For more info about their upcoming events, visit the BLTX Facebook page.


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