Red
Letter Distro


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.

Shipping from Wellington, Aotearoa, New Zealand

All prices are in USD

EXCITING NEW NEWS !!!
Red Letter is proud to announce that we will be represented at the 9th edition of SPRINT - Independent Publishers and Artists’ Book Salon in Milan on 26-27-28 November in collaboration with our friends COMPULSIVE ARCHIVE


SHIPPING & ORDERING INFO

(please read before ordering)


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FRIENDS


20th BIRTHDAY COMPETITION


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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Red
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.

Shipping from Wellington, Aotearoa, New Zealand

All prices are in USD

EXCITING NEW NEWS !!!
Red Letter is proud to announce that we will be represented at the 9th edition of SPRINT - Independent Publishers and Artists’ Book Salon in Milan on 26-27-28 November in collaboration with our friends COMPULSIVE ARCHIVE


SHIPPING & ORDERING INFO

(please read before ordering)


FREEBIES


FRIENDS


20th BIRTHDAY COMPETITION


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.

Follow us on INSTAGRAM and FACEBOOK

or get in touch via EMAIL (redletterdistro@gmail.com)
LOCKDOWN ALPHABET COMMENTARIES ZINE

Diatom Press

Joe Buchanan is a printmaker based in sunny Paekakariki in Aotearoa/New Zealand. In 2020 Joe printed THE LOCKDOWN ALPHABET, a series of typographic prints commenting on the Covid-19 response. THE COMMENTARIES is a letterpress printed booklet containing all 28 prints in smaller size, together with the commentaries that accompanied the original prints.

Joe’s other work includes seaweeds, microalgae (Joe has PhD in marine biology), ferns, fish and other natural history, as well as poetry (in collaboration with Maria McMillan), as well as stickers and other ephemera from social and political campaigns.


120 grams
26 pages
15 x 21 x 0.5 cm
Printed with handset type on acid free 120 gsm Palantina paper.

Published in 2020 by 
Diatom Press
www.diatompress.co.nz

︎ $50 USD (plus shipping) ︎ Add to Cart

More publications by Diatom Press are available via Red Letter here