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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Standing in Line: Echo Park Rising by Rosa Quezada

Standing in Line: Echo Park Rising by Rosa Quezada

Welcome back to Standing in Line, our DuM series in which we listen in on L.A. and bring you the best and worst things people had to say. This year we descended on Echo Park Rising with high expectations of some juicy sounds.
#DUMjams Mini Mix: Midsummer Nightmare

#DUMjams Mini Mix: Midsummer Nightmare

Embrace June Gloom seeping through July and into your August, and don't worry, you're just having a Midsummer Nightmare.
Flora by Lucas Bailor

Flora by Lucas Bailor

Lucas Bailor is an emerging writer originally from Moreno Valley, CA. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Angel City Review, SHARKPACK Poetry Review, and POST(blank).
Stainless Steel Transubstantiation by Christopher Porcaro

Stainless Steel Transubstantiation by Christopher Porcaro

Christopher Porcaro is an artist from Los Angeles. His first collection of poetry," Movable Parts," will be available soon. Instagram: @altar_cola
1-Question Interviews: #DuM Archives

1-Question Interviews: #DuM Archives

In this #DuM compilation, we present to you a selection of responses to this single, compelling question...our hope is to turn this page into a living, breathing archive including interviews to come, and, the hopes that you'll join in, too! #GetDuM
Lost In Visceral Bliss by D. Dallas

Lost In Visceral Bliss by D. Dallas

D.Dallas studied Creative Writing and Philosophy at NYU’s Gallatin School. She has been published in Mud Fish, Nocturnal Lyric, The Café Review, The New York Quarterly 34th Parallel, Anti-Heroin Chic, Vending Machine and The Opiate.
Text Message Interview with Witchsy, by Megan Ranger

Text Message Interview with Witchsy, by Megan Ranger

If Etsy and Pornhub had a baby, we’d get Witchsy. Witchsy is an alternative e-commerce site for artists who are oftentimes considered too abrasive or bold for more watered-down marketplaces. Created by Kate Dwyer and Penelope Gazin, Witchsy has been the unrivaled hub for titty pool toys, fingernails in jars, and a plethora of pleasantly...
Custom[s] Form by Roberto Carcache

Custom[s] Form by Roberto Carcache

Roberto Carcache is a writer from El Salvador. His first poetry chapbook "A Condensation of Maps" is available now through Dink Press. For more work, visit his website.

Text Message Interview with Marisa Crawford, by Julia Gibson

Text Message Interview with Marisa Crawford, by Julia Gibson

Welcome back to Text Message Interviews! This month we text with Marisa Crawford, girl culture writer and poet extraordinaire, and the founder of the feminist literary webzine Weird Sister.

4 Stories by Pip Craighead

4 Stories by Pip Craighead

Pip Craighead is a writer and illustrator. Raised in the shadow of the vast San Gabriel mountains, he now lives by an extinct, forested volcano. For more work, visit pipcraighead.com.
L.A. Zine Fest DuM Recap! by Rosa Quezada and Julia Gibson

L.A. Zine Fest DuM Recap! by Rosa Quezada and Julia Gibson

Participating at LA Zine Fest has been a DUM DUM Zine tradition since its inception. For DUM DUM Zine and any aspiring zinester in L.A., spring has always been synonymous with ZINE FEST and though we did not officially table this year (read more about this in our Letter from the Editor) we decided to DUM...
Letter from the Editor: L.A. Zine Fest Edition by Taleen Kali

Letter from the Editor: L.A. Zine Fest Edition by Taleen Kali

A missive from our Editor Taleen Kali about this year's L.A. Zine Fest, some DUM updates, and a new zine!