Joseph Carlough

Origin stories, séances, astronaut egos, and so many more short stories about (and relationships with) the moon.

Edited by Joseph Carlough at Displaced Snail Publications. With work by: Carolyn Busa, Charlene Kwon, Heather Butts, Hrishikesh Hirway, Jesse Reklaw, Joseph Carlough, Josh Berwanger, Katie Haegele, Kishi Bashi, Kristen Martin, Marguerite Dabaie, Michael Jasorka, Mike Adams, Mocha Ishibashi, Molly Rice, and Thaddeus Rutkowski.

40 pages, cut quarter-size.

An adorable little zine about a some great cats of history. Cats immortalized in poems, cats who braved trans-Antarctic explorations, cats famous for watching cricket. A perfect gift for any literary cat lover.

16 pages, cut quarter-size. Cover colors vary.

Last two copies! ​​​​​​​Vignettes about the sun that span an impressive range. Nonfiction, fiction, myth, and things in between. How freckles age, a sellout friends' band, the sun's true size, the time it takes for the sun's light to reach earth, and so much more.

With words from: A.J. Michel (Syndicate Product), Amanda Brennan, Arthur Bruso, David Costill, Elly Blue, Jackie Yaeger, Jarod Roselló, Joe Biel, Jonah Matranga, Joseph Carlough, Justin Davis, Katie Haegele. Kenan Rubenstein, Kerri Radley (Deafula), Raymond E. Mingst, and Sean O’Connor.

24 pages, cut quarter-size.

The excitement of a party with cats. On a tote. Designed by Katie Haegele of Cat Party zine and Joseph Carlough of Displaced Snail Publications.

Screenprinted by Wider Awake Screen Printing and Design. Made of 100% unbleached cotton. 15" wide by 15" tall with a 9" strap hang.

A series of encyclopedic entries written as though insects are constantly at war with humans. Adapted from books on entomology from the early 1800s to the early 1900s and illustrated throughout, this is a perfectly fun and weird gift.

12 pages, quarter-size.

A charming little zine about being inspired by David Bowie over the course of many years. First memories, hidden records, gender presentation, making friends with one of Bowie's friends.

24 pages, cut quarter-size.

Two curious and haunting postcards made in combination with Spencer Moody's chapbook Lanai. Cards contain a download code.

A zine of art and writing to benefit the Mütter Museum, the well-loved weirdo medical museum in Philadelphia. Essays, lyrics, poetry, and photography, plus comics about Einstein's brain and tourniquet tips.

Named after the classic Murder City Devils song and with contributions from: Spencer Moody (of MCD), Katie Haegele, Ben Chisholm, Defectivepudding, Ally Shwed, Joe Carlough, Jay McQuirns, lauren.napier, Nancy Hill, Craig Wenner, Gravey Train, and Joe Jack Talcum. 

28 pages, full-color, half-sized, includes album download code.

A playful walking tour of Philadelphia. With beautifully illustrated maps by Ally Shwed.

100 pages, trade paperback.

Looking exactly like a zine you might pick up at a punk show in the mid-'90s, Hit the Decks is a whole lot of fun. There's Katie Haegele's partial tribute to Headbanger's Ball, a discussion about mixtapes by Sommer from the Mixtape Museum, and a casual stroll through VHS collecting by Joshua James Amberson.

There's interviews with Murder City Devils frontman Spencer Moody, whiskey folk hero lauren.napier, and Dead Milkmen co-founder Joe Jack Talcum.

There's comics from Jay McQuirns, collage art from lauren.napier, a new painted illustration from Spencer Moody, intimacy from little stray & LJ Brubaker, Neal Langford's lo-fi photography, a page of recipes from Joe Jack Talcum, a photo essay by Jess Moncrief about seeing Lee Ving perform in a tattoo shop, and Craig Wenner on how to put on a DIY show.

30 pages, full magazine-size.