December 2013: Joshua James Amberson’s Basic Paper Airplane No. 6


Basic Paper Airplane started in 2005 and has explored everything from the future of print media to the history of the human family. It has been reviewed in Broken PencilZine World, and been referenced as an inspiration for the movie adaptation of Where the Wild Things Are.  Issues #4-7 are in print and available through Antiquated Future (

Joshua James Amberson lives in Portland, OR.  He’s the author of The Prince Zine and Growing Things: A Guide for Beginning Gardeners. He’s currently editing the essay collection, Everyday Mythologies, and working on a young adult novel called The Importance of Forgetting.
More information about Basic Paper Airplane can be found here at its zine wiki page: