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Editor-in-chief of Brooklyn-born lit magazine Electric Literature, co-founder of Gigantic Magazine, and a Twitter user truly gifted at combining memes with archival sci-fi imagery, Lincoln Michel is a master of where literary culture and the internet meet. His recent collection of funny, dark short stories, Upright Beasts, similarly blends worlds and bends rules. You are both a fiction writer and an editor. How do you balance those two kinds of work? How to they complement...
What first brought you to Brooklyn, and do you feel like you’re part of a larger creative community here? I came to NYC to go to grad school at Columbia, and after graduation moved to Fort Greene. Brooklyn, at least before it became this expensive, really offered the best of everything. Gorgeous neighborhoods with plenty going on and a real neighborhood feel while still being a short subway ride from anywhere I'd want to go...
Gigantic is a literary magazine of "short prose and art" that specializes in "life: continuous, contiguous, and traceable" and the "unlovely: we will work hard to ensure you do not see the following words or phrases, or words or phrases like them: glimmer, shimmer, swaths, bleating, said flatly, beads of sweat, strange, tussle, clouded, glares, beamed, throbbed, grasped, lapis lazuli, gem, flew out of her hand."  More than that, it is one of the...
Need something to do tomorrow night? Or maybe already have something to do, but want to do something better? Cool. Us too! Don't worry, though, we've got big ideas for you. Huge. Uh, gigantic, even. Tomorrow night, to celebrate the launch of its 6th issue, Gigantic Ha-Ha, the good people behind Gigantic magazine are throwing a launch party at Be Electric Studios in Bushwick from 8pm to midnight. Gigantic editors James Yeh and Lincoln Michel will be DJing, beer...

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