Leftist Leaflets in Little Libraries #1
by Peter Miles Bergman
LLiLL #1 is by prank artist and is PRESS publisher Peter Miles Bergman. is PRESS, second edition, sixth printing 2019, Denver, Colorado.
LLiLL is a 20 page, 5.5 x 8.5″ saddle-stitched zine with a 2-color handset letterpress bookmark! LLiLL – Leftist Leaflets in Little Libraries documents a year-long project of procuring and distro’ing feminist, punk, critical theory, and other leftist themed zines to Little Free Libraries in affluent areas of Denver. The project resulted in a personal essay reflecting on the first amendment, free speech, and academic tenure. All proceed from the sale of LLiLL zines get turned around to purchase more leftist zines!
LLiLL is laser printed on white 60# text construction paper and hand-sewn with black thread. The bookmarks are printed on 120gsm red plike cover paper using handset metal type on a Vandercook Letterpress.