In anticipation of #12, we’ve posted this wonderful story by Randa Jarrar–in its entirety.
illustration by Kelsey Zigmund
From MAKE #12 “Architectural” available January 2013
fiction by Randa Jarrar
They come to Egypt in the summer; they come in their rented cars … Continue reading
“Phyllis Bramson paints from her wholly-owned perspective of Fragonard, Chinese pleasure books, bawdy ashtrays, and the provocative Art that cartoons hope they grow up to be.
Painting/collaging in her Chicago studio, discussing her work with a minimum of artspeak and a … Continue reading
A House in Santiago
Translated from the Spanish by Paul Grens
Photos by Linda Panetta
It all happened very quickly because that’s the way things go when the sky is in a hurry. Something broke in the air, the clouds … Continue reading
MAKE: A Literary Magazine Issue 11 “Neither/Nor” Release Party
Friday, October 28. Doors at 7 p. m. / Show starts at 7:30 sharp!
Rational Park, 2557 W. North Ave
$8 suggested donation—can be used toward the purchase of an issue or a subscription. … Continue reading
Sarah Conaway, The Vision, 2008, Archival inkjet print 30” x 40”
Line from Speech Acts 11–13: I am a conjunction by Janet Desaulniers
Featuring…Nonfiction by Freya Gibbon /Kara J. Searcy/ Ira Sukrungruang/ Dylan Nice /Janet Desaulniers /Dot Devota/Beth Peters/ Zeena Barazanji/ Spencer Hendrixson /Louisa … Continue reading
If you’re not familiar with Newpages.com, you’re missing out on an awesome resource for discovering new literary magazines and independent publishers. And of course, you’re missing this new review of MAKE 10: http://www.newpages.com/literary-magazine-reviews/2011-07-15/#Make-10-Fall-Winter-2010-11
“MAKE explores the youthful pastime of play, … Continue reading
Classy classifieds! A perfect and super affordable way to announce your new book, your editing or grooming services, give a shout out to your favorite person, find a new favorite person or sell off your heavy bookshelves before you leave … Continue reading
Saturday, March 26, head on over to the for the second annual Chicago Zine Fest! With two full floors of tablers (featuring 300 zinesters!), a full day of workshops, a DIY Film Festival curated by Eric Ayotte, lectures, and more, … Continue reading
MAKE Issue #11
Deadline: April 15
Theme: Neither / Nor
Issue #11′s theme, “Neither/Nor,” calls for work that is neither here nor there. Think: no man’s land / Either/Or / corpus callosum / the Midwest / afterlife / liminal.
This could mean … Continue reading
The theme of Issue #9 is Myth, Magic & Ritual. One way of thinking about this theme is to consider the ways in which myth has been used–and continues to be used–as a means of explaining the world. But of … Continue reading