Utne Reader librarian Danielle Maestretti shares the highlights (and occasional lowlights) of what’s landing in our library each week in ‘From the Stacks.’ 

Utne’s library is abuzz with a steady flow of 1,300 magazines, newsletters, journals, weeklies, zines, and other lively dispatches from the cultural front that are rarely found at big-box bookstores, or newsstands.

Featured in this week's video:

- Brazil's "Lambe Lambe" tradition, profiled in Creative Review 

- A Virginia Quarterly Review report on depression and suicide rates in Cuba 

- The Punk Rock Fun Time Activity Book from ECW Press 

2/12/2009 3:15:14 PM

Thanks for the video trip to Utne-land! With cute turtles, too!

2/5/2009 2:46:02 PM

Enjoyed your first Stacks video and am looking forward to many others. Found myself researching "zines", had not heard the term before.

2/4/2009 12:52:30 PM

ooh la la, every library needs a well maintained cataglog and librarian...

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