Alliance & Empire

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Title: Alliance & Empire
Publisher: Criterion Press
Editor(s): Kathy Agel
Date(s): 1993-1994
Series?: yes
Medium: print
Genre: gen
Fandom: Star Wars
Language: English
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Alliance & Empire is a gen Star Wars zine that ran for two issues.

Issue 1

cover of issue #1, cover by Karen Thomas

Alliance & Empire 1 contains 250 pages and was published in 1993. It won the 1994 FanQ Award for 'Best Star Wars Zine.'

Issue 2

cover of issue #2, Z.P. Florian

Alliance & Empire 2 was published in 1994 and contains 264 pages. It won the 1995 FanQ Award for 'Best Star Wars Zine.' Fiction by Lybarger, Anson, Nussman, Campbell, Schuller, Moore, Wilson, Florian, Fix, Blalock, Kittle, Golledge, Shwartz, and the duo of Doyle and MacDonald. Poetry by Agel, Mastoris, and Taero. Art by Lybarger, Florian, and Blalock. Cover by Florian.

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