Mouthfeel: A Punk Foodie Zine

Exploring the personality of snacks with features, poems, pictures, recipes and more

There are really two reasons to buy a publication: content and presentation. There’s something about Mouthfeel, a brand new food zine, that delivers on both in a truly unique way. At its core, it’s a large-format zine (10″x16″, perfect-bound, with a vibrant textured cover) that happens to be filled with curious, creative original content. And all of it tells the story of food, from a …

Stream BFI Flare’s LGBT Films Online

In partnership with the British Council’s fiveFilms4freedom project, London’s BFI Flare is releasing five shorts from its LGBT Film Festival to watch for free online. The project hopes to spread support for freedom and equality around the world by encouraging people to watch an LGBT film together. The short films are created by gay and transgender filmmakers and range from Soren Green’s “An Afternoon” to …

LEON + LACTIC Thank You

A Brooklyn artist collaborates with his friends to fund a gender-affirming surgery that his medical insurance refused to cover

“There once was a little boy who was born like a girl. When he was little, he never thought about his gender; he was just a person,” says a narrator over a video scrolling through photos of a child amid the sometimes turbulent transitions of growing up. As it so happens, this child is Leon Finley, who struggled for years feeling like a boy trapped …