The Paperman was an alternative newspaper published in Birmingham from 1973 to 1974. The art and literature-focused paper was financed by Joe Simpson and published by Randall Williams, who went on to found the Black Belt Press. Contributors included Allen Barra, Steven Ford Brown, Howard Cruse, Jan Susina and Michael Swindle.
- Geiss, Chuck (July 15, 2004) "Naked Birmingham". Black & White