If you don't already live in NYC, the 12th Annual LIT MAG MARATHON WEEKEND may just be the reason to go. On June 11th and 12th, the magazines may be little, but the weekend is big, big, BIG! It’s time once again for CLMP’s annual Lit Mag Marathon Weekend, a massive showcase of America’s diverse literary magazines and journals.
The EDITORS UNLEASHED Magathon kicks off the weekend with a “marathon” reading. In celebration of the Library’s 100th Anniversary, editors representing journals of myriad sizes and styles will present favorite selections from their first issues. Participating magazines include: A Public Space, Adanna Literary Journal, anderbo.com, Bomb, Bone Bouquet, Conjunctions, Explosion-Proof, H.O.W. Journal, The Hudson Review, Inkwell Magazine, Literal Latté, The Literary Review, Parnassus, Rattapallax, Shot Glass Journal and The Fib Review, The Summerset Review, The Mom Egg and Washington Square. It's at New York Public Library’s DeWitt Wallace Periodical Room, 5th Ave. at 42nd St. Saturday, June 11th from 4–6:30 PM.
BARGAINS! BARGAINS! BARGAINS! Lit fiends can take home armfuls of hugely discounted lit mags— any at only $2 a copy! Choose from hundreds of magazines from all over the country and hobnob with many of the editors who’ll be there in person to meet and greet. The GIANT Lit Mag Fair at Housing Works. Housing Works Used Book Café, 126 Crosby Street in Soho. Sunday, June 12th from 11–4PM.
See all details on CLMP's Facebook page.