Gigantic magazine

It’s A Picture. Images from Issue 1 Launch Party.

Gigantic Issue 1 Launch Party and Benefit, Starr Space, Brooklyn, NY, April 25th, 2009


For a Full Slideshow of the Evenings Delights, Please See: 1 Launch Party/?albumview=slideshow


what people are saying
29/04/2009, 9:29 am
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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…”

thank you for coming
26/04/2009, 7:47 am
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more to come soon. but thanks to everyone for a most assuredly memorable evening.

Where you can find it
24/04/2009, 5:46 pm
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where you can find it:

on the internets…

pre-website website (new!):


on facebook: become a Gigantic magazine fan or  join our Gigantic group

Gigantic magazine twitter

Gigantic magazine myspace

in bookshops…


St. Mark’s Books

McNally Jackson

Book Culture

Housing Works Bookstore Cafe

Spoonbill & Sugartown

Book Court

Envoy Gallery


Harvard Bookstore

Brookline Booksmith




Prairie Lights


Shakespeare & Company


Powell’s City of Books (Burnside)


City Lights


Downtown Subscription

in person…

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:


Maybe you’ve seen it around
19/04/2009, 10:35 pm
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Real New Yorkers are puzzled by Gigantic

Real New Yorkers (not actors!) thoughtfully peruse Gigantic #1

Gigantic #1

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

Tres Jolie
17/04/2009, 3:22 pm
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Gigantic est Tres Jolie…


…sur la table au Ceci Cela. Et trois dollars, seulement!! Mon dieu!!

14/04/2009, 6:23 pm
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Gigantic is Here.


And it looks spiffing on a coffee table…