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The Believer is coming home! After a half decade away, the award-winning Believer is coming back to McSweeney’s beginning in November 2022. Subscribe now and get one year—four issues—of interviews, essays, and reviews in this beloved and deluxe illustrated sixty-four-page printed magazine.

Be among the first to receive each issue packed with journalism, comics, poetry, and more. Designed as a venue for established and emerging writers and artists to convene, each issue is thoughtful and surprising.

IMPORTANT LOGISTICAL INFORMATION: The Believer will resume publishing in November of 2022, all subscriptions placed in 2022 will begin with this special homecoming issue. All subscriptions to The Believer automatically renew after four issues at a cost of $55. In the event of any future rate changes, we will notify you via email. If you’d like to cancel your subscription at any time prior to its auto-renewal, you can log in to your account and adjust your subscription settings. Or send an email to with the subject line “End Believer Autorenew.” Or call (415) 642-5609. Refunds will be accepted only up until the first issue of your renewal is shipped. Any subscription purchased with the “gift” option marked at checkout will not be enrolled in autorenew.

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