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    And thank you to @therealmikedrew for the magnificent BBQ and to Flicka for wrangling the chips and cole slaw. Thanks a million to the Hideout for hosting! (at Hideout Inn)

    05/22/17

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    A poor-quality video of the *amazing* performance by Marvin Tate (@ivyrae1995) with Bill Mackay (@billdmackay) on guitar and Kim Alpert on video. #MAKEXBOOK #hideoutchicago #marvintate #billmackay #kimalpert #chicagoevents #chicagoartists #bbq #barbookque (at Hideout Inn)


    05/22/17

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    MAKE X BarBookQue part two with Paul Durica, Luis Felipe Fabre, Jose-Luis Moctezuma, and Kamilah Foreman #MAKEXBOOK #hideoutchicago #poetry #fiction #music (at Hideout Inn)

    05/21/17

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    MAKE X release BarBookQue pics part one with Adam Burke, Jessica Anne, Jim Kourlas, Kathleen Rooney, Paul Grens, Fred Schmalz, Martin Seay, Joel Craig, and Paul Durica. #MAKEXBOOK #poetry #fiction #nonfiction #hideoutchicago #bbq #barbookque #chicago #chicagoartists (at Hideout Inn)

    05/21/17

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    Thanks to everyone who came out to the MAKE X BarBookQue!! Good hang, gang. More pics to come… (at Hideout Inn)

    05/21/17

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    Surprise appearance from ALMA aka @tsetown #MAKEXBOOK BarBookQue (at Hideout Inn)

    05/20/17

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    Fresh coleslaw in the works for tomorrow’s BarBookQue and #MAKEXBOOK release party at @hideoutchicago. See you there, rain or shine! #chicagoevents #featherproofbooks #literature #chicago #50lbsofcabbageisnojoke

    05/20/17

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    You guys! The MAKE X party is Saturday, 2pm, hideout! It will be so nice and fun! Hope to see you! #makex #decadeofmake #neighborhoods #chicago


    05/18/17

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    Trembling with excitement for the all-ages BarBookQue this Saturday from 2-6pm at @hideoutchicago Check our site or previous posts for more details! #chicagoevents #chicago #writers #poetry #literature #indiepublishing #featherproofbooks #marvintate @featherproof_books


    05/18/17

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    Spotted at @curbsidebooksrecords in @revivalfoodchi ! Pairs well with poke, tacos, and @hopewellbrewing drafts, so we’re told…

    #indiepublishing #indiebookstores #chicago #curbsiderecordsandbooks #anthologies #poetry #fiction (at Revival Food Hall)

    05/16/17

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    A lil reminder: May 20th @hideoutchicago 2-6pm. BBQ, comedy, art, music, and BOOKS. #MAKEXBOOK #anyhologies #fiction #litmags #poetry #comedy #marvintate #billmackay #adamburke #bbq #barbookque #indiepublishing #featherproofbooks #hideoutchicago #chicagoevents #literature (at Hideout Inn)

    05/11/17

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    “Whatever the algorithm is for discovering ‘the next big thing,’ MAKE has cracked it.” @KristinRadke (Imagine Wanting Only This @PantheonBooks) #MAKEXBOOK @featherproof_books 🎥: @deanrank
    #anthologies #fiction #poetry #graphicnovels #gif #sanfrancisco #chicago #visualart #blurb #litmags #kristinradtke #deanrank #featherproof #birdseyeview


    05/11/17

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    Repost from @theladybrewer Mail bag! *A Manual for Nothing* by @makelit nonfiction editor @jessicachianganne arrived last night. I’m so excited…I’m so scared.

    05/10/17

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    ‪We’re on the map! Thanks to @eugenia_will for snapping this pic at the new @americanwritersmuseum / Hey, neighbors @curbsidesplendor ✋️‬ (at American Writers Museum)

    05/08/17

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    ‪"Tonight we wax intellectual before getting flirty.“ @AlissaNutting #MAKEXBOOK @featherproof :::::::: #fiction #alissanutting #anthology #chicago #books #indiepublishing #smallpresses #litmags #adecadeofmake #shortstories (at Logan Square, Chicago)

    05/08/17

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    ‪"Tonight we wax intellectual before getting flirty.“ @AlissaNutting #MAKEXBOOK @featherproof ::::::::

    #fiction #alissanutting #anthology #chicago #books #indiepublishing #smallpresses #litmags #adecadeofmake #shortstories

    05/08/17

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    Spotted! #MAKEXBOOK hiding out with old pals at @wcfbook in Chicago. Get on over to this wonderful Chicago institution, and take it home today. Thanks to @hmeltchi for the pic! #litmags #indiebookstores #womenandchilrenfirst #anthology #fiction #poetry #nonfiction #chicagobookstores @featherproof_books (at Women & Children First Bookstore)

    05/05/17

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    Tomorrow at new rain location @clmporg ’S #PRESSFEST17 53 W Washington NYC. We’ll be there, waiting to say Hi to YOU! #smallpresses #litmags #PEN

    05/04/17

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    “Recently I’ve been considering how the word ‘misfit’ doesn’t translate well into Spanish.” Artist Jose Luis Cortes Santander in conversation with artist Abraham Cruzvillegas, “one of the most significant conceptual artists working today” #MAKEXBOOK #autoconstrucción #abrahamcruzvillegas #joseluiscortessantander

    05/04/17

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    May 20th 2-6pm at the @hideoutchicago, a BBQ to celebrate MAKE X in the world with sooo many amazing people. And sooo much food. Visit our website or FB for details and to grab food tickets. The event is free, but if you order tickets in advance, you’ll receive a special discount on MAKE X. Plus! A bonus book from @featherproof_books

    05/03/17

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MAKE Magazine

Publisher

MAKE Literary Productions

 

Managing Editor

Chamandeep Bains

 

Fiction Editor

Kamilah Foreman

 

Nonfiction Editor

Jessica Anne

 

Poetry Editor

Joel Craig

 

Intercambio Poetry Editor

Daniel Borzutzky

 

Intercambio Prose Editor

Brenda Lozano

 

Latin American Art Portfolio Editor

Alejandro Almanza Pereda

 

Reviews Editor

Mark Molloy

 

Art Portfolio Editor

Sarah Kramer

 

Creative Director

Joshua Hauth, Hauthwares

 

Web Design

Johnathan Crawford

 

Proofreader/Copy Editor

Sarah Kramer

 

Associate Fiction Editors

LC Fiore

Kerstin Schaars

 

Contributing Editors

Kyle Beachy

Steffi Drewes

Kathleen Rooney

 

LIT & LUZ FESTIVAL, 2016-17

 

Managing Director: Nuria Sheehan
Co-directors: Sarah Dodson and Brenda Lozano
Associate Artistic Directors: Daniel Borzutzky, Joel Craig, and Ireri Rivas
Media Director: Jennifer Patiño Cervantes
Production and Logistics: Stephanie Manriquez

 

Sound and Vision: Charly Garcia

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MAKE Literary Productions, NFP

Co-directors, Sarah Dodson and Joel Craig