Letter Distro


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WELCOME TO RED LETTER DISTRO (est. 2001) a punk rock mail-order catalogue-cum-‘occasional distro’ of curated zines, comics and artist publications from Aotearoa New Zealand founded by artist, designer and independent publisher Kerry Ann Lee. This first-ever web edition of the catalogue was launched for exhibition at Printed Matter’s Virtual Art Book Fair, and is open for orders and enquiries.

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Red Letter Distro presents: CALL & RESPONSE, a conversation featuring Giulia Vallicelli (Compulsive Archive, Milan), Helen Yeung (Migrant Zine Collective, Aotearoa) and Ysabelle Cheung (Hong Kong) with Kerry Ann Lee, as part of PMVABF’s The Classroom series. View the talk here.


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Letter Distro


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Kia ora! We're available to live chat during these hours: Wednesday Feb 24 (4-9pm EST)Feb 25-28 (3-6pm EST) and random times throughout the fair. For New Zealand & International time equivalents check here.

You can also e-mail us anytime during the fair with any questions.

Don't miss the special launch of CALL & RESPONSE, a conversation featuring Giulia Vallicelli (Compulsive Archive, Milan), Helen Yeung (Migrant Zine Collective, Aotearoa) and Ysabelle Cheung (Hong Kong) with Kerry Ann Lee on Thursday February 25 (3:30–5pm EST) as part of PMVABF’s The Classroom series. Learn more about the program here.

Shipping from Wellington Aotearoa, New Zealand

All prices in USD 

(please read before odering)





Old friends, new friends, near and far…


ANASTASIA BURN artist and designer based in Te Whanganui-a-tara

DIATOM PRESS run by scientist and printmaker Joe Buchanan on the Kāpiti Coast

DOMINIC HOEY poet, author, playwright and bon vivant based in Tāmaki Makaurau

ENJOY a non-profit contemporary artspace in the heart of Te Whanganui-a-tara.

ERIN FAE artist, activist and mischief maker from Brooklyn, NY, who lives in Tāmaki Makaurau

FLAT EARTHERS international art project responding to artist John Lake’s documentation of the 2019 Flat Earth Conference

INCREDIBLY HOT SEX WITH HIDEOUS PEOPLE longest running fanzine in Aotearoa (est. 2002) by Bryce Galloway

IZZY JOY (Ngāi Tahu and Ngāti Kahungungu ki te Wairoa) illustrator and artist based in Te Whanganui-a-tara

JANE WILCOX photographic artist based in Te Whanganui-a-tara

KERRY ANN LEE artist, designer, scholar, zine-maker and fan

LIAM COLLINSON designer based in Te Whanganui-a-tara

MATT GALLOWAY artist, designer and educator based in Ōtepoti

MICHAELLA HUI illustrator and designer based in Tāmaki Makaurau

MIGRANT ZINE COLLECTIVE activist-based zine collective aiming to amplify, celebrate and share the voices of migrants of colour in Aotearoa

SERAPH PRESS Boutique literary publishing house founded by Helen Rickerby

SHAUN WAUGH Artist and educator based in Te Whanganui-a-tara

TED WHITTAKER & FRASER AUSTIN Friends, artists, surfers

THE PHYSICS ROOM Contemporary artspace dedicated to developing and promoting contemporary art and critical discourse in Aotearoa.

TV COMPETITION: FUTUREFUTUREFUTURE Comics collective lead facilitated by artist Tim Danko at Māpura Studios

WAI-TE-ATA PRESS An interdisciplinary letterpress space with an impressive collection of historic printing equipment.

WELLINGTON ZINEFEST Powerhouse collective behind Wellington Zinefest and other zine events in Te Whanganui-a-tara

XIN CHENG Artist and researcher based in Tāmaki Makaurau


ANT SANG up the Dharma Punks! Red Letter favourite since 2001
DAILY SECRETION indecent propaganda by Hannah Salmon
COMPULSIVE ARCHIVE Giulia Vallicelli’s punk archive in Milan
JOHN LAKE is metal detecting in the desert of the real
LUKE WOOD fuck the user
NINA MINGYA POWLES writer and zinemaker from Aotearoa
RAEWYN MARTIN artist and researcher
SARAH MAXEY graphic designer and letterer
TOBY MORRIS Chicken is Champ, Officer Pup, Dreamboat Dreamboat
YSABELLE CHEUNG Hong Kong-based writer and editor MOIRA CLUNIE yes, the Moira Clunie from Moon Rocket Distro!


BLUE OYSTER PROJECT SPACE not-for-profit art space in Ōtepoti
DISASTERADIO “Electronic dance mayhem gone mad!” (Red Letter 2002)
FOOD COURT BOOKS independent bookstore in in Omārōrō Newtown
GATO NEGRO prolific Mexico City-based independent publishers
STEFAN NEVILLE Oats Comics, Pumice, Coolies and all things good
PIPI PRESS critical and disruptive, imaginative and hopeful
SPLIT FOUNTAIN design studio, niche publishing house and more
TINY SPLENDOR wonderful print editions from California
WHITE FUNGUS print magazine and publishing platform based in Taiwan
ZINE COOP indie publishing artists collective in Hong Kong


ALWAYS NEVER FUN New Zealand Punk and Hardcore record distro
ASIAN AOTEAROA ARTS HUI network of independent arts practitioners
BAD NEWS BOOKS Aotearoa-based artist book publisher and distributor
CoCA MASSEY College of Creative Arts, Wellington, Aotearoa
LAWRENCE & GIBSON morose, satirical, verbose and thoughtful
MĀPURA STUDIOS community arts organization home to TV Competition
MELLOW YELLOW a 'zine about grannies, colonization, musings and hope
MEANWHILE GALLERY artist-run gallery event venue, and studio space
THE FREEDOM SHOP anarchist bookshop in Te Whanganui-a-tara
UNSANITARY NAPKIN much beloved anarcho-feminist punk band
UP THE PUNKS longstanding online punk community archiving project