Just In Time for the Holidays — A New Issue of the Full Stop Quarterly!

Introducing the new issue of the Full Stop Quarterly, just out of time for the holidays!

The 10 Best Books of 2016

The year’s best books, as selected by the editors of Full Stop.

Protesting the NPI: A Case Study on Living in the Unreal

Journalism, the core crafter of narrative within the US, is primed to bring white nationalism into mainstream discourse. It was created to do exactly that. And yet, in this moment of blatant unreality, the seams are beginning to show.

We’re Publishing a Freaking Book!

How do you like THEM apples?

The Five Stages of Self-Publishing

An excerpt from our new book, Full Stop: The Book.

Full Stop: The Book: The Trailer

No humans were harmed in the making of this book trailer.

We’ve Got Five Years, What a Surprise

Full Stop: The Book is a celebration of five years of wandering in the dark, occasionally stubbing our toe on something, but always feeling for a light switch.

Come See “Full Stop: The Book: Live!” in Brooklyn on 9/28!

Now you can experience the wonder and awe in person.


Full Stop is proud to announce the publication of Full Stop: The Book, a limited-edition reversible trade paperback that highlights the best of the non-profit literary magazine’s first five years.

The State vs. Pop

Cook County is demanding exorbitant back taxes from small venues, all because the concerts they host aren’t considered “fine art.”