Filed under: events, issue #1, press | Tags: Adam Wilson, Ann DeWitt, events, Gigantic, James Yeh, Justin Taylor, Kenny Aquiles, Kristen O'Toole, Lauren Spohrer, Lincoln Michel, Rozalia Jovanovic, Todd Zuniga
Gigantic Issue 1 Launch Party and Benefit, Starr Space, Brooklyn, NY, April 25th, 2009
For a Full Slideshow of the Evenings Delights, Please See:
unattributed statements of affirmation and pleasure, concerning our magazine:
“beautiful” // “Wow. Wow.” // “folds out” // “sounds important” // “looks sweet, in my view” // “Artful, ingenious…great…a most auspicious debut” // “best looking, best designed literary publication I have seen come out of NY” // “worth the purchase” // “I’d seen about this” // “it turned out to be so clever, it makes you want to open it up” // “looks very fine” // “You have fiction from the other intern” // “Many, many bravos!!!!!!” // “approve of it greatly, to the point where i thought, i want to be on this” // “…I mean…”
Filed under: events | Tags: Ann DeWitt, James Yeh, Lincoln Michel, Rozalia Jovanovic
more to come soon. but thanks to everyone for a most assuredly memorable evening.
Filed under: events, issue #1 | Tags: Bookshops, debut issue, launch party, Website
where you can find it:
on the internets…
pre-website website (new!): www.thegiganticmag.com
St. Mark’s Books
Housing Works Bookstore Cafe
Spoonbill & Sugartown
Shakespeare & Company
Powell’s City of Books (Burnside)
at the launch party at starr space
Saturday, April 25, Listen to readers and live music and enter a raffle for original artwork by artists featured in issue 1. write-up in time out new york here:
DIALOGUES // Malcolm Gladwell / Tao Lin / Gary Shteyngart / Deb Olin Unferth / Joe Wenderoth // FICTION // Kenny Aquiles / Dan Bevacqua / Ben Blum / Matt Di Paoli / Doug Elsass / Howard Good / Yuka Igarashi / Derek Johnson / Shane Jones / Kristen O’Toole / Ed Park / Pedro Ponce / Lauren Spohrer / Justin Taylor / Adam Wilson / Anya Yurchyshyn // SEIZURE STATE // Joe Wenderoth / Jason Morphew // ART // Andrew Bulger / Mark Hewko / Jerome Jakubiec / Kevin Kwan / Joanna Neborsky / Thomas Pierce / Nathaniel Russell / Erin Grey West / James J. Williams III / Todd Zuniga
(online ordering info here)
and in case you’ve forgotten
Gigantic launch party // Sat. April 25th // Starr Space
108 Starr Street in Bushwick. L train to Jefferson.
$6 dollar donation, comes with free copy of issue #1
Live music by The Five Cents and Adron
Short readings and presentations by Todd Zuniga, Justin Taylor and others
Late night DJing from King Vitamin, DJ HemingYeh and Cormac McBootay
8 pm to 3 am
There is also a flier
Gigantic est Tres Jolie…
…sur la table au Ceci Cela. Et trois dollars, seulement!! Mon dieu!!
Gigantic is Here.