Alexa Ortega-Ramirez is an aspiring journalist. Being a minority and feminist, who is influenced by her civil rights activist father, Alexa is a firm believer in social activism and justice. She is working toward her BA in journalism. In her spare time, she is enjoys photography, bike riding, reading, being a community activist and is a supporter of the arts. She is glad to join the Voicewaves team because she sees it as an opportunity for growth both personally and in her field of study.
Long Beach Zine Fest will bring together more than 100 writers, designers, cartoonists, photographers, artists, and DIY enthusiasts from Long Beach and surrounding cities who believe in the power of DIY print in today’s web-driven world.