Birmingham Zine Festival 2012 takes place this year from 12-15 October. Held at Sidewalk on Hurst Street it will feature workshops, talks, film screenings, gigs as well as an independent publishing fair. Confirmed exhibitors include Jeffrey Lewis (not attending in person), Greg McLeod and Fake Magazine amongst many many talented others.
Keep an eye on their website for updates. It’s a lovely little festival and very much worth attending.