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  1. Transgender 101

    Transgender 101: A Simple Guide to a Complex Issue


    Written by a social worker, popular educator, and member of the transgender community, this well-rounded resource combines an accessible portrait of transgenderism with a rich history of transgender life and its unique experiences of discrimination. Learn More
  2. This Love Is Not For Cowards

    This Love Is Not For Cowards: Salvation and Soccer in Ciudad Juarez


    More than ten people are murdered every day in Ciudad Juárez, a city about the size of Philadelphia. As Mexico has descended into a feudal narco-state-one where cartels, death squads, the army, and local police all fight over billions of dollars in profits from drug and human trafficking-the border city of Juárez has been hit hardest of all. And yet, more than a million people still live there. They even love their impoverished city, proudly repeating its mantra: "Amor por Juárez." Learn More
  3. The Pirates of Somalia

    The Pirates of Somalia: Inside Their Hidden World


    Somalia, on the tip of the Horn of Africa, has been inhabited as far back as 9,000 BC. Its history is as rich as the country is old. Caught up in a decades-long civil war, Somalia, along with Iraq and Afghanistan, has become one of the most dangerous countries in the world. Getting there from North America is a forty-five-hour, five-flight voyage through Frankfurt, Dubai, Djibouti, Bossaso (on the Gulf of Aden), and, finally, Galkayo. Somalia is a place where a government has been built out of anarchy. Learn More
  4. Scorecasting

    Scorecasting: The Hidden Influences Behind How Sports Are Played and Games Are Won


    In Scorecasting, University of Chicago behavioral economist Tobias Moskowitz teams up with veteran Sports Illustrated writer L. Jon Wertheim to overturn some of the most cherished truisms of sports, and reveal the hidden forces that shape how basketball, baseball, football, and hockey games are played, won and lost. Learn More
  5. Out There Magazine #3

    Out There Magazine #3


    International Homoculture, Arts, Voices, Styles And Travel. Learn More
  6. Of Dice And Men

    Of Dice and Men: The Story of Dungeons And Dragons and The People Who Play It


    Ancient red dragons with 527 hit points, +44 to attack, and a 20d10 breath weapon, to be specific. Learn More
  7. Noble Hustle

    Noble Hustle: Poker, Beef Jerky, and Death


    The Noble Hustle is Pulitzer finalist Colson Whitehead’s hilarious memoir of his search for meaning at high stakes poker tables, which the author describes as “Eat, Pray, Love for depressed shut-ins.” Learn More
  8. The Narcissist Next Door

    Narcissist Next Door: Understanding the Monster in Your Family, in Your Office, in Your Bed—in Your World


    From an award-winning senior writer at Time, an eye-opening exploration of narcissism, how to recognize it, and how to handle it. Learn More
  9. Fan Interference

    Fan Interference: A Collection Of Baseball Rants And Reflections


    Fan Interference is an anthology of the best musings culled from over 15 years of the critically acclaimed Zisk zine -- the so-called Baseball Magazine For People Who Hate Baseball. Learn More
  10. EsoTerra

    EsoTerra: The Journal of Extreme Culture


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    ESOTERRA was an underground magazine focusing on extreme culture, published for almost a decade. The zine featured interviews with musicians, writers, and artists beside articles on fortean subjects, bizarre phenomena, and the occult. Learn More

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