DUM DUM Zine is now open for ongoing web submissions!

DUM DUM Zine is now open for ongoing web submissions!

When we're not publishing our annual zine, we're constantly searching for new multi-platform literature and art to share online. Submit here!
Issue No. 5: POST & PRESENT Now Available Online!

Issue No. 5: POST & PRESENT Now Available Online!

Finally available for purchase online after a year of its original release! Issue No. 5, “POST & Present,” is a postcard book containing a mixture of text and image.
Issue No. 4: LOST & BOUND

Issue No. 4: LOST & BOUND

For DUM DUM Zine's Issue No. 4, we collected an array of “lost” or discarded objects from free bins, lost and founds, and other public places in Los Angeles.
Issue No. 3: PUNKS & Scholars

Issue No. 3: PUNKS & Scholars

Issue No. 3: "PUNKS & Scholars" is an experimental issue containing writing and multimedia objects that fit inside a 45" record mailer box.
Issue No. 2: LIGHTNESS & DARKNESS

Issue No. 2: LIGHTNESS & DARKNESS

Issue No. 2 is a literature and music album release called "Lightness & Darkness," released in audio form.
Issue No. 1: CITIES & STATES

Issue No. 1: CITIES & STATES

Issue No. 1: CITIES & STATES was released in Los Angeles in the Fall of 2011, printed on a 17x22 broadside on newsprint.
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Six Prose Poems by Parker Tettleton

Six Prose Poems by Parker Tettleton

Parker Tettleton is a vegan Leo living in Portland, Oregon. He is the author of OURS MINE YOURS (Pity Milk Press 2014), GREENS (Thunderclap Press 2012), & SAME OPPOSITE (Thunderclap Press 2010) .
Text Message Interview with Laser Kitten, by Megan Ranger

Text Message Interview with Laser Kitten, by Megan Ranger

In our latest installment of Text Message Interviews, DUM DUM Zine contributor Megan Ranger gets down to the nitty glittery with Laser Kitten creator Marisa Ravel!
"Scream"  by Kyle Hemmings

“Scream” by Kyle Hemmings

Kyle Hemmings lives and works in New Jersey. He has been published in Elimae, Smokelong Quarterly, This Zine Will Change Your Life, Blaze Vox, Matchbook, and elsewhere.
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#DuMjams Mini Mix: Coming Up RIOTS!

Let these #DUMjams shock you into springtime consciousness like a prick from a blooming cactus, because it's coming up RIOTS.
"Following the Self-Repair Manifesto" by Tonya Eberhard

“Following the Self-Repair Manifesto” by Tonya Eberhard

Tonya Eberhard's work has appeared in numerous literary magazines and e-zines. Her most recent work can be found in Picaroon Poetry, Viral Cat, The Voices Project, and The Were-Traveler. She lives in Minnesota.
ADVENTURES OF PUSSY by Demi Demirkol

ADVENTURES OF PUSSY by Demi Demirkol

Demi Demirkol is an L.A.-based poet and artist. She has participated in poetry workshops at University of Tennessee, Knoxville and University of California, Irvine, where she now studies.
"Eleven Oxidations of Iron" by Connor Rice

“Eleven Oxidations of Iron” by Connor Rice

Connor Douglas Rice writes poetry between stints at progressive political organizations. His work has appeared in print and online in the Kudzu Review and Weirderary magazine and more. He is currently based in Brooklyn.
"WAITING FOR THE END OF THE WORLD" by Ryan Skaryd

“WAITING FOR THE END OF THE WORLD” by Ryan Skaryd

Ryan Skaryd lives, writes, and teaches in Orlando where he is currently an MFA candidate in nonfiction at the University of Central Florida. Find him on Instagram @ryanohrama.
Text Message Interview with Alice Bag, by Julia Gibson

Text Message Interview with Alice Bag, by Julia Gibson

To call Alice Bag a powerhouse is an understatement. In our latest installment of Text Message Interviews, DUM Music Staffer Julia Gibson chats with Alice all about punk songwriting, the importance of DIY spaces and harnessing your own personal power. Read on t0 #GetDuM in advance of a slew of shows she's playing this...
XOXO #DuMjams V-Day Mixtape!

XOXO #DuMjams V-Day Mixtape!

Will you be our Valentine, DUMmies? We made a lil' mini mix of sweet and dreamy #DUMjams just for you...
"The Patron Saint of Useless Causes" by Howie Good

“The Patron Saint of Useless Causes” by Howie Good

Howie Good, a journalism professor at the State University of New York at New Paltz, is the author of Dangerous Acts Starring Unstable Elements, winner of the 2015 Press Americana Prize for Poetry. He co-edits White Knuckle Press with Dale Wisely. Read more on his blog.
"Currency" by Christian Anton Gerard

“Currency” by Christian Anton Gerard

Christian Anton Gerard is the author of Holdfast (C&R Press, early 2018) and Wilmot Here, Collect For Stella (WordTech, 2014). He’s received Pushcart Prize nominations and Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference scholarships. He loves love and woodworking. Gerard is Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Writing at the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.