Update: MARCH 2009
TEEN ZINES still open!
Issue 5, the SOUND ISSUE
TWO PUBLICATIONS AVAILALBLE
.Both the Montana Festival of the Book Special Issue and Issue 5 are available at ZACC. Hours are 10Am to 6 PM M-W, and 10 AM- 8 PM Th- Sat. Posted on 11-9-08 by debby |  comments
Winners of the Six Word Memoir Contest
. The winners of the Slumgullion Six Word Memoir contest are Chelsey Robison for her memoir "Freezing Mission Mountain fog; deserted campfire." and Lindsay Dick for her memoir, "Honest woman stoppered by love unrequited." Chelsey and Lindsay have won a FREE one year subscription of the Slumgullion zine and are entitled to two free classes from the Slumgullion programming!
We'd like to invite everyone to the Six Word Memoir reading and book release party at the opening of the Missoula Festival of the Book Art Show at the ZooTown Arts Community Center October 25th at 6pm! Please come read your work, or support your friends as they read, and drink some wine as we celebrate what we hope to be, a new Slumgullion tradition of exciting contests and book projects! Posted on 10-13-08 by violet |  comments
Montana Festival of the Book
. Issue 5 of Slumgullion will be available at the Bookfest! Cover by Pete Davies, edited by Elizabeth Guthrie and Andy Peterson. The Festival is OCT 23rd-25th, FREE. ZACCis hosting a collaborative book art show, we are giving a small press presentation at the public library, PLUS a chapbook made LIVE on site. Come make a page.
We’ll share our table with Dirk E. Lee, and the new literary journal Cedilla—it’s hand-bound, gorgeous, & local. And, Slumgullion is seeking volunteers in general. Email me if interested.
BOOK ART SHOW: If you create book-art or altered books, share your work at our book art show at the ZACC. Contact Jamie Halvorson at 549-7555 to schedule a time to drop your work off. or come by ZACC this week between 10 AM and 7 PM and just bring them by. Entries due by Oct 19th. Reception/reading/book party Sat the 25th, 7PM. Invite your friends to submit.
CHAPBOOK-ON-DEMAND TAKING SUBMISSIONS
Come to our table in the Holiday Inn Atrium
Typewriter on site all day 24th and 25th--- We will publish it on Saturday
October 25th --- come see/buy it at the Wilma Gala Reading
7PM on Saturday
Cover design by Dirk E Lee
Letterpress print on cardstock
Limited edition ---less than 200 copies.
Book Art Show
Stop by between Bookfest events!
Oct 23, 24, 25
Reception and 6-word Memoir contest READING!
Saturday Oct 25th 7PM
Zootown Arts Community Center
235 N 1st St W
Open M-F from 10AM to 7PM
Saturday the 25th 1PM at the Missoula Public Library
The Small Small Press
Community Art and the Outrider Tradition
by Elizabeth Guthrie, Debby Florence, Dirk E Lee
Dirk will bring old copies of rare, out of print Missoula small press publications featuring the early works and musings of folks like Peter Koch, Dirk E Lee , Monte Dollack, etc.
Debby Florence will present a gammut of Slumgullion and Umbrellatooth publications and talk about small press as community activism.
Elizabeth Guthrie will talk about the Poetic Play, a genre she came to via her cross-publishing experiences in small press culture.
Posted on 10-12-08 by debby |  comments
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