books for
burning it all down
planting seeds in the ashes
becoming rooted
breaking the attention economy
reenchanting the earth
books for hoping
beyond the end of the world
shows a detailed illustration from an old botany book of the open flower of the toda panna

Thinking with Plants, a syllabus

Are plants people? Do they talk? Do they “do things?” Do they have a politics of their own and, if so, how can human beings come to grips with it?

An interview with Isela Xospa

(English & español) The author and illustrator talks with us about some of the topics dearest to our hearts: place, books, plants, food, and language revitalization.

A colorful display of zines, with their covers facing the reader

why we ♡ zines

Zines help us shake off the guilt that tends to pervade our relationship to books these days: “I should read more, but I never have time.” Oh, come on: you totally have time for that little zine with its inviting…

Accepting Submissions: Cars Against Humanity!

Submissions open for Cars Against Humanity, a volume of nonfiction pieces which aims to illuminate the many ways in which cars, and the infrastructure built to support them, constrict (human) life.