McSWEENEY’S QUARTERLY CONCERN GIFT SUBSCRIPTION

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Published: October, 2019
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With the sort of year we have planned, there’s never been a better time to gift our quarterly. Here’s a look into our next issue:

McSweeney’s 57 (Twenty-First Anniversary Issue)
Our mammoth anniversary issue includes a bumper crop of new art and writing: a 24-page full-color comic, a letters section commemorating our big anniversary year, a fair-sized collection of stories, a graphic nonfiction experiment called The American Pie, and a booklet of cliffhanger tales—five booklets, in sum, all packaged in an elaborate three-fold case. Featuring an unbelievable lineup of new and regular contributors, including Oyinkan Braithwaite, Claudia Rankine, Julio Torres, Elena Passarello, Brian Evenson, Adrienne Celt, Lorrie Moore, Alison Bechdel, Jeff Tweedy, Jerry Saltz, Avery Trufleman, Hanif Abdurraqib, Ken Burns, and many more besides.

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