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NOTHING TO SAY – announcement and call for submissions

We are very excited to be returning to the world of exhibiting and general shit-stirring with NOTHING TO SAY, to be held next summer and organised by eight cuts gallery’s more conceptual sister site 79 rat press. There is a … Continue reading

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Above Ground

Anna Harte was one of the first people I ever met in the virtual writing world. She is one of the lynchpins at 1889 laboratories, *the* home of serial webfcition and pioneering site in much that is exciting and innovative … Continue reading

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OMEGA competition

(We have a Facebook page – do come and “like” us and say hi) We don’t usually promote competitions, but when we were asked to mention this, it was an easy choice. A former flatmate of mine was helped greatly … Continue reading

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Richard: cultural vanishing points and a post-punk Archimboldi

(We have a Facebook page now – do come and “like” us and say hi) Last week saw the paperback release of Richard by Ben Myers (here from Amazon). I rarely talk about books, even more rarely ones with a … Continue reading

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Thank you and over to you

For your extraordinary support for The Dead Beat, which saw it reach The Guardian’s Not the Booker Prize shortlist. Full details of what this means including a free commemorative pdf download are on our homepage. Head over there and come … Continue reading

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Not the Booker Prize: Vote Now!

*VOTE NOW TO GET OUR BOOKS ON THE NOT THE BOOKER SHORTLIST* OK, everyone, it’s TIME TO VOTE in Not the Booker. Thank you to everyone who’s left reviews here in readiness for voting. Remember – to be able to … Continue reading

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Save Afflecks

I’m from Oxford, but in the past year or so I’ve spent a lot of time in Manchester on work, and the glorious alternative universe that is Afflecks has been my refuge – a safe haven for a creative weirdo like … Continue reading

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