Liz Mason has been self-publishing for over twenty years. Recent published works include Caboose #11 and Awesome Things #2. Her work has also been printed in such publications as The Chicago Tribune, Punk Planet, The Zine Yearbook, Third Coast Review and more. Currently, she is the manager of Quimby’s Bookstore, home of wild and weird reading material in Chicago, where she has worked since 2001. She is also the narrator for the Detour smart phone app’s immersive audio walking tour “Wicker Park: Love, Loss, & Booze.” She appeared on the reality show Starting Over to provide instruction on publishing zines, which NBC executives referred to as “pamphlets,” as if they were Marxist propaganda.