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Visit http://www.leveleater.org/

Co-Prosperity Sphere is hosting the fifth edition of the fantasy art and music show, Level Eater, on January 31, 2015 from 5pm -10pm. We are creating a fantasy roll playing happening inspired by Dungeons and Dragons.

Join us at the opening ceremony for live music, visual art and installation pieces, and enjoy pours of the Level Eater series of ales brewed exclusively for this event by 3 Floyds and Marz Community Brewery. Featuring art and installations by: Logan Bay, EC Brown, Stephanie Burke Jeriah Hildwine, Mat Hilker, Gary Kachadourian, Tim McMillan, Catie Olson, Rob Steinberg, Jennifer Jupiter Stratford, Albert Urgarte.

Dönermen Food Truck will be vending Teutonic street eats, and HIDE will perform in our dungeon. Extremely limited edition Level Eater 5 hoodies and merch will be available, too.

Version 5 of Level Eater inaugurates our first ever AD&D Gauntlet Style game tournament which commences after 10pm.

Works are curated by Ed Marszewski and Nick Floyd.

Admission is $15. Entrance includes a complementary Level Eater brew by each brewery.

Proceeds of the Level Eater 5 show go to the non profit arts organization, Public Media Institute.

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Lumpen Magazine issue 123


Lumpen Magazine #123 : Meet Your Makers
[ Download the Issue as PDF ]

This is our "Makers" edition of the magazine and focuses on the work of some rad local small manufacturers, artists and artisans.

We are entering our 24th of year of making this little family magazine and it was edited by a new crop of Lumpens: Sara McCall, Emma Saperstein, and Dan Sloan.

The issue features interviews with: Angela Venarchik, Johnny Wator (Daredevil Pedals), Julie Ghatan, Doug Kaplan & Max Allison of Hausu Mountain, Kelsey Dalton & Andrew McClellan of Heart & Bone Signs, Dusan Katić of Katić Breads, Coyote DeGroot of Labrabbit Optics, Dave Rand of Local Foods, John Taylor Wallace & Emily Moorhead of Metal Magic Interiors, Nancy Klehm of The Ground Rules, Pablo Ramirez of Pilsen Outpost, Jes Skolnik of Pure Joy, Dan Salls of The Salsa Truck, Shirley Kienitz & Jenny Stadler Wolfbait & B-Girls, Marie Akerman of Working Bikes and Blake Sloane formerly of Rebuilding Exchange.

Lumpen #123 also features the usual world class comic art you expect from us including ork by: Andy Burkholder, Ben Bertin, Ben Marcus, Danielle Chenette, David Alvarado, Eric Rivera, Grant Reynolds, Jason T Miles, Joe Tallarico, Krystal DiFornzo Leslie Wiebeler, Nate Beaty and Sarah Leitten.

 

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Brian Mier Slow Ride

Lumpen Publishing presents:

Slow Ride - By Brian Mier -
ISBN: 978-0-9905023-0-2

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We are pleased to announce the occassion of printing our first Lumpen novel. It is by Brian Mier, a long time contibutor and Editor of Lumpen magazine.

Brian Mier grew up on the North Side of Chicago and has lived in Brazil since 1999.  He is currently a policy analyst at the Centro de Direitos Economicos e Sociais. From 2007 to 2012 he was a member of the national directorate of the Brazilian National Urban Reform Forum (FNRU). He has worked with the Landless Peasants Movement (MST) and was a two time speaker at the World Social Forum. Brian has written extensively on Brazilian news and culture for the underground press over the years. His writing has appeared in Lumpen and Vice, and elsewhere.


About SlowRide

A double-trailer rig winds its way slowly through the Brazilian countryside.  Zeca, an old-fashioned, macho truck driver decides to break up with his wife. As he drives along, his niece ridicules his sexist ways. Slow Ride is an anti-adventure travel story created through mixing audio transcriptions of a real truck ride with fictional and expository passages. Inspired by Sam Miller's "Delhi: Adventures in a Megacity", it finds the humor in mundane events and offers a window into Brazil, a country struggling to reconcile the old with the new.

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mash tun journal

Mash Tun Journal

Think about yer Beer Geek buddy. (S)he needs the first issues of Mash Tun Journal - our bad ass magazine about the culture of craft beer. You can now buy them online at our shop. The four pack costs $30. The five pack costs $35.

Purchase Link: http:// underthecounterculture.bigc artel.com/product/ mash-tun-4-pack


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