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Coming Soon: Beatdom #17

Next month, Beatdom #17 will be released in time to celebrate our 9th anniversary. We are currently busy putting the finishing touches on this issue, but can confirm the finalized table of contents. Here they are:  Continue Reading…

Beatdom’s 48 Hour Spring Sale

To celebrate spring, we’re have a flash sale that will last for the next 48 hours. Buy a copy of Eliot Katz’s The Poetry and Politics of Allen Ginsberg and get any other Beatdom title for free. Choose from the following recent releases and more: Continue Reading…

Beatdom Goes to North Korea

In May we will release Beatdom #17 – the POLITICS issue. Although we have not yet finalized and announced the essays that will be included in the issue, the submissions received have been of an incredible high standard and we’re certain that this will be the best issue yet.

On the topic of politics, Beatdom editor, David S.Wills, recently visited North Korea and wrote a short essay on a) why we shouldn’t believe what we read in the media, and b) why we shouldn’t judge a country by its government. Read the full story here.

Submissions Closed

We will no longer be accepting submissions for Beatdom #17 as the deadline has now passed. Thanks so much to everyone who has sent us material to consider. We will be reviewing submissions during March and April. The volume of material received this time has been tremendous, but we will endeavor to review it all before the end of April.

Submission Deadline: March 1st

There is now less than one week until the deadline for submissions to Beatdom #17. Continue Reading…

Kindle Sale

We are temporarily offering the following books at the bargain price of $0.99 via Amazon Kindle: Continue Reading…

3 Issues of Beatdom for $12

For the next 48 hours we are offering a very special deal to our readers, one that we have never offered before. We are selling three issues of Beatdom magazine for just $12!  Continue Reading…

Call for Submissions: Beatdom #17

A few weeks ago we asked our readers for advice on the topic for Beatdom #17. Today, we are announcing that the topic will be politics. We believe that this will, like our previous areas of study, allow for a wide scope in terms of submissions. We hope that contributing writers can examine the Beats as political or apolitical in interesting and imaginative ways. Continue Reading…

Beat Book Sale

As the holiday season approaches, we’d like to offer a deal to all of our readers. This time last year we released John Tytell’s The Beat Interviews: Conversations with Allen Ginsberg, William S. Burroughs, John Clellon Holmes, Herbert Huncke, and Carl Solomon. We would like to offer our readers the chance to purchase this book, along with any of our other Beat titles for just $20.00. That’s twenty dollars for two amazing Beat books.  Continue Reading…

What Should We Write About For Beatdom #17?

In the past, Beatdom has covered many topics with our themed issues. Since we converted from general Beat-themed issues to specific themes with Beatdom #6, we have looked at the following:

#6 – Travel

#7 – Music Continue Reading…