August 2016 – Antigravity Magazine
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Columns

Letter from the Editor: Fourth Annual Photo Issue

Welcome to our fourth annual Photo Issue. It’s always a treat to throw (most of ) our usual programming to the arid winds of August and let the shutterbugs have some love. This year I’m…Read full article

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Star Hustler: What’s Your Role in the Struggle?

As I write this, I am sitting in Minneapolis where there is a daily protest of the recent police murders of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling. Since the last time I wrote, there was a mass shooting…Read full article

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Sharkbrains

www.sharkbrain.com

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Roy Killjoy: Barista

    http://www.halmundane.com

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Monsterhead

  facebook.com/monsterhead

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The K Chronicles: Life’s Little Victorie

keef@kchronicles.com

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QöMix

more at mogihead.com


Features

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Photos: Gabby Steib

“Through my work, I want to document the maternal awakening I’ve had being surrounded by the women of this city. I want to document the feeling of taking the streetcar alone at 4 a.m., not…Read full article

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Photos: Brandt Vicknair

“Working on film projects in high school, I recognized immediately that having a gigantic camera on my shoulder wouldgrant me access to just about anywhere I wanted to go. Most of my personal photography work…Read full article

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Photos: Emily Quirk

“The underground indie, punk, and rock scenes of New Orleans have been my personal life-blood the past year or so, once I turned my ears in and turned my camera on the guys and gals…Read full article

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Photos: Avery Leigh White

“Camera in hand, I wander the streets of New Orleans to kindle my fire. I circle the French Quarter on my pedicab, snapping photos of tourists and locals while looking for passengers. On my days…Read full article

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Photos: Sean Ambrose

“Whether music, portraits, skateboarding, or other, my photography is communication through creative means. Listening and sharing is key to a healthy society and holistic worldview. Love what you do, and serve each other through that…Read full article

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Photos: Adrienne Battistella

“To the volunteers and campers of Girls Rock! New Orleans – thank you for letting me in to capture these moments. When I look at them, I smile. I hope you do too.” adriennebattistella.com @adriennebattistella…Read full article

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Photos: Lenore Seal

“I take photos as a means to connect with the world around me. I aim to display the personalities of the people I photograph, and in return I put a little bit of myself into…Read full article

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Photos: Patrick Melon

“Going into Baton Rouge the day after Alton Sterling was killed, I didn’t know what to expect. There was so much emotion in the air throughout those days. The anger was there, that’s for sure….Read full article

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Photos: Josh Brasted

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Photos: Beau Patrick Colon

“I like to make images that tell stories, and speak to a truth, outside of the whirlwind of bullshit that is the dominant narrative.” beaupatrickcoulon.com @beaupatrick    

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Stage Name Delta: Legislating Lust and Labor in the Vieux Carré

  A man steps out of the Louis Armstrong Airport. He wipes humidity from his brow. In his mind, he holds a story. Maybe you know the one: about a city built upon a river…Read full article

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Slow Dance: An Interview with Colin Roberson

Colin Roberson’s ongoing art project is titled Taxi Dance, a nod to the early 20th century practice of renting dance partners for an allotted amount of time. The exchange of intimacy for money is a…Read full article

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To Chance, With Love

  Chance died on June 23, 2016 of a heroin overdose. He had lived only 26 years before he was ripped away from me, and from all of us—all of the people he made laugh,…Read full article


Reviews // Photos // Comics

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Reviews

  ALICE BAG S/T (DON GIOVANNI)   Perhaps it was her activism, the penning of her memoirs of the Hollywood punk scene of the late ‘70s and of her travels to post-revolutionary Nicaragua, or her…Read full article