UPDATE: the Exhibitors and Events seem to mainly be accessible via this Shopify portal.

Canzine is a Canadian festival of zines and independent print culture. Brokenpencil is bringing it back this week for its second virtual edition, Running Friday October 22nd to Monday October 25th!

Virtual Canzine 2021 offers vendors selling zines, comics, and art in a virtual space here, and some cool online events you can check out listed below and here on the site


ALL DAY EVENTS (October 22nd – 25th)

  • Shop at Canzine — This is the main event. Feast upon over 1000 zines, comics, and works of general weirdness on display and for sale!
  • Zine Readings — Canzine creatives read from their zines
  • Zine Horoscopes — Let the stars be your DIY Guide.
  • Letraset Yourself Free —   Introduction to dry transfer lettering with Broken Pencil Editor Jonathan Valelly.
  • Book Readings from the Indie Book Picks — Drop by anytime and watch a loop of readings/presentations from some of this year’s Indie Book Picks, a best of independent reading for fall and the holiday season.

Friday, October 22

  • BP Zine Awards Short List Announcement at 11am EDT

Saturday, October 23

  • The Canzine Social at  8pm-10pm EDT. Drop by and meet zine creators and zine fans from around the world in our virtual café.

Sunday, October 24

  • Cormorant Books Showcase at 3 – 4:30pm EDT