The first of our long weekend double-feature previews! Lip Manegio's "survival of the tomboy," after Canadian performer Ivan Coyote's 2016 Tomboy Survival Guide, is a spoken word piece that walks the hinterlands of flash fic and prose poetry. Lip Manegio is a queer, trans nonbinary poet from Boston working towards a BFA in creative writing… Continue reading antilang. Preview: Lip Manegio’s “survival of the tomboy”
Only 5 more days until we get to share a tonne of amazing new writing with you! We're putting the finishing touches on antilang. no. 2 and the first volume of soundbite, which means you only have a few days left to snag your own PDF or hard copy of issue no. 1 by supporting… Continue reading Countdown to Launch!
We promised you a deluge, a veritable inundation of previews for antilang., and we promised you bird poems to match the cover, so here's the first one! K.S.A. is one of a few antilang. two-timers: someone who contributed to our inaugural issue and is back for round two. She was born in northwestern Ontario, but… Continue reading antilang. Preview: K.S.A. Brazier-Tompkins’ “Glass”
We're stoked to share the cover of antilang. no. 2 with you! This fantastic photograph by Manit Chaotragoongit, titled "The traveler on a long way," captures the minimalist aesthetic of The ALP's mandate (plus it fits nicely with the bird theme that runs through many of the issue's pieces). Manit Chaotragoongit was born in 1983… Continue reading antilang. Preview: Cover Reveal
Hello! If you follow our Instagram page then you might’ve heard that we’ve been working on figuring out how to acquire money so we can pay our contributors (woohoo!). Seems like a simple goal, right? Set up a bank account, be available to receive donations, apply for grants—then use this money to first pay contributors… Continue reading The Acrobatics of Bureaucracy
Do you love to click buttons? Of course you do, it's half the reason any of us are on the internet! Well, we've got a fancy new button for you to click on our submission guidelines page, which will lead you to our Submittable page where you can click a plethora of new buttons. And while you're there, you… Continue reading You know you wanna click that button!
Who says no one lives online? antilang. no. 1 lives online! Our inaugural issue is live, and best of all it's free! Read it, share it, tell us what you think about, and stay tuned as we get ready to open for general submissions for no. 2. Thank you to everyone who helped make this… Continue reading No. 1 Lives Online!