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Girl U Want published 15/03/2014

Ahead of the UK’s biggest comics exhibition to date, Comics Unmasked: Art and Anarchy in the UK, the British Library has unveiled a brand new artwork by ‘Tank Girl’ co-creator, Jamie Hewlett, featuring a new female character. Comics Unmasked traces the history of the British comic book and explores how comics and graphic novels have [...]

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Win copies of Wu Ming’s Altai and Manituana! published 23/02/2014

3:AM and Verso Books are giving away 5 copies of both of Wu Ming‘s historical epics. Wu Ming are a collective of Italian writers who have redefined the notions of collaboration and identity in modern literature. Following their bestselling novel Q, the group crafted Manituana — a genre–breaking reimagining of the Revolutionary War. Now comes [...]

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Fractals Paris Launch published 22/02/2014

Fractals, Joanna Walsh‘s short-story collection, published by 3:AM Press, will be given its Paris launch at Shakespeare and Company on Monday 24 February at 7pm. You can order the book online here.

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The Missing Links published 10/02/2014

William Gass on Musil and the hovering life. * William Gass interviewed by Douglas Glover (audio). * Rorschach Audio on the radio transmissions in Cocteau’s Orphée. * The only surviving recording of Virginia Woolf, 1937. * Mina Loy‘s “Feminist Manifesto” (via). * An interview with Micheline Aharonian Marcom. * Deborah Levy in The Observer. * [...]

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American Smoke published 08/02/2014

On Thursday 13th March from 6-7.15pm Michael Horovitz and Barry Miles will present an exploration of the life and work of William S Burroughs at the Gower Street branch of Waterstones (corner of Malet St, opposite the University of London Union building), with special reference to Miles’ William S Burroughs: A Life which was published [...]

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Blunt, Funny, Angrily Academic published 28/01/2014

3:AM is listed among PolicyMic‘s “10 Literary Blogs Every 20-Something Should Read“. This is how Daniel Lefferts describes us: 3:AM has everything — fiction, flash fiction, poetry, interviews, criticism — but its sensibility is consistent throughout: blunt, funny, angrily academic. Their tagline says it best: “Whatever it is, we’re against it.”

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The Missing Links published 24/01/2014

Nicholas Rombes interviewed. * Tony White‘s mini readings. * Ben Lerner on the virtuality of literature. * Narcissus and ego: poets and the novel. * John Ashbery’s silences sampled. * Ujana Wolf‘s white-outs. * Erased and doctored pages. * More words written and unwritten. * The last page of Proust‘s manuscript. * An interview with [...]

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gorse published 16/01/2014

The first, hotly-anticipated issue of gorse — Susan Tomaselli and David Gavan‘s twice-yearly print journal — is out this month. Contributors include Darran Anderson, arguing that modernism is ancient, Anna Aslanyan (fiction), Kevin Breathnach on Cartier-Bresson, Stephen Crowe (graphic novel), Rob Doyle on Houellebecq, SJ Fowler (poetry), David Gavan interviews Jesse Jones, Colin Herd (poetry), [...]

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‘The North Will Rise Again’ published

3:AM associate Stephen Barber‘s new novel of England’s future corporate/digital disintegration and the fall of its cities, England’s Darkness, is published this month in the US by Sun Vision Press and distributed in the UK by Turnaround, acclaimed by the likes of David Peace. The two Kings of Leeds had met for profound discussions of [...]

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“I went in search of myself and never did a day’s work I regret.” published 13/01/2014

Courtesy of Thames & Hudson we have a copy of Derek Jarman’s Sketchbooks to give away to one lucky 3:AM reader. The first entry pulled out of a flat cap wins – enter by emailing here.

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