Get DUM at Official ECHO PARK RISING "VOX & Voices" Showcase on August 20th!

Get DUM at Official ECHO PARK RISING “VOX & Voices” Showcase on August 20th!

For our official Echo Park Rising showcase and our 7th VOX & Voices we give you 7 BANDS and 7 READERS! RSVP Here
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 fourth issue, 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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Get DUM at Official ECHO PARK RISING "VOX & Voices" Showcase on August 20th!

Get DUM at Official ECHO PARK RISING “VOX & Voices” Showcase on August 20th!

For our official Echo Park Rising showcase and our 7th VOX & Voices we give you 7 BANDS and 7 READERS! RSVP Here
"Interlude of Wanting" and "Dogtown" by Gabrielle Gilbert

“Interlude of Wanting” and “Dogtown” by Gabrielle Gilbert

Gabrielle Gilbert is a small, feral, curious, student of writing and survival at Pratt Institute with acquired sense of self and/or agency in the world.
"For Violet on Saturday Night" by Claire Horn

“For Violet on Saturday Night” by Claire Horn

Claire Horn is a London-based Nova Scotian, freelance editor, and BFF of multiple witches. Other work by Claire has recently been published at Entropy. Musings at @bucketfulofgold.
"Gay Blood" by Jack Meriwether

“Gay Blood” by Jack Meriwether

Jack Meriwether is a visual artist and poet from the Midwest. He studied theater in college but isn’t super into musicals. Jack’s work is interested in the mysteries of being a middle child, his quarter-life crises, and Gay Pain™. He’s currently working on finishing his first manuscript of poems.
VOX & Voices: JULY EDITION tonight at Stories Books & Cafe

VOX & Voices: JULY EDITION tonight at Stories Books & Cafe

Presenting the 6th installment of our spankin' new reading series "VOX & Voices."

RSVP HERE to Get DUM!

Text Message Interview with Tanzila Ahmed, by Rosa Quezada

Text Message Interview with Tanzila Ahmed, by Rosa Quezada

Welcome back to DUM DUM Zine’s Text Message Interviews! You’ll get 'em once a month in concordance with our “VOX & Voices” reading series. This month we interview Tanzila "Taz" Ahmed: activist, storyteller, and politico based in Los Angeles.
3 HYBRIDS, by Melissa McDaniel

3 HYBRIDS, by Melissa McDaniel

Melissa McDaniel is Brooklyn-based writer and editor. She runs Get Lit NYC, a guide for finding readings in NYC, and she tweets at @melissamcd29.
"These (Us)" by Lindsay Carlin

“These (Us)” by Lindsay Carlin

Lindsay's poems have been published in Cadaverine Magazine, Prelude, and several anthologies distributed in her local community.
VOX & Voices: JUNE EDITION tonight at Stories Books & Cafe

VOX & Voices: JUNE EDITION tonight at Stories Books & Cafe

Presenting the 5th installment of our spankin' new reading series "VOX & Voices."

RSVP HERE to Get DUM!

Text Message Interview with Jen Hofer, by Taleen Kali

Text Message Interview with Jen Hofer, by Taleen Kali

Welcome back to Text Message Interviews! You’ll get em once a month in concordance with our “VOX & Voices” reading series. Meet Jen Hofer: L.A.-based poet, translator, social justice interpreter, teacher, book-maker, and co-founder of the language justice and experimentation collaborative Antena.
Issue No. 5 FLASHBACK: Post & Present “Unofficial Etymology” by Shawnacy Kiker

Issue No. 5 FLASHBACK: Post & Present “Unofficial Etymology” by Shawnacy Kiker

Shawnacy Kiker @arbitraryjane: poetry editor of Coachella Review, mom of 7, eater of soups both fine and mediocre. 
The Return of FreeWriteShop!

The Return of FreeWriteShop!

FreeWriteShop, DUM DUM Zine's free writing workshop series is back in action!