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About magdalen

editor o' plazm , writer , artist , human.

Psycho-Geological Fantastical Ice Cream/Book Launch

Free ice cream launch and history lesson brought to you by Junior Ambassador (a.k.a. Rudy Speerschneider) this Thursday from 6-8 PM. Speerschneider is known for his work in a collective project(s) known as Mostlandia, which appeared at TBA and did … Continue reading

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Aftermath 1: Plazm Party

Yay us! From the front page of the art/living section: Plazm’s transfusion gives the art and culture ‘zine new money, new energy Barry Johnson / Special to The Oregonian The new Plazm magazine is the heftiest yet, almost 180 pages … Continue reading

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Playa Prize – our newest – our latest – our last addition.

The Plazm fundraising sp@m will soon end. If we don’t raise another $3500 in the next week, we are hosed and don’t get any money at all. We’re adding one last prize package (you get lovely reward gifts for donating). … Continue reading

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Space Cadets, Rocketships, and SCHWA: new prize added today!

Ever wish you could go back in time and be recruited for a classic NASA moon mission? You’re not alone. Live the experience with a Raygun Gothic Rocketship official Space Cadet Recruitment pack and a paper model of the actual … Continue reading

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Plazm is Kickstarter’s Project of the Day in periodicals

Well, lookee who’s Kickstarter’s Project of the Day! It’s our print bill fundraiser campaign. We’re doing well, but we still need your help and we have loads of excellent rewards for our donors. Including new rewards that weren’t there a … Continue reading

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Get ready for Plazm’s Kickstarter campaign to help get our 20th Anniversary Issue to print! Win original paintings by Michael Brophy or Midori Hirose, digital Plazm #30 previews, an original Ed Fella, or play your cards right and Jon Raymond … Continue reading

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THIS MONDAY! Plazm Magazine 20th Anniversary: Launch Reading

Plazm magazine turns 20 this year and launches a new issue featuring writing and artwork by local and international contributors. Join us for a Powell’s celebration reading and a first peek at the new issue. May 97 pm: Music with … Continue reading

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Plazm People on LiveWire this Saturday

Plazm editor Jon Raymond and Plazm contributing writer Emily Chenoweth appear live and on local NPR this Saturday night, on LiveWire. Ward Cunningham, inventor of the Wiki, will also be interviewed. As the LiveWire people say: JON RAYMOND – Writer … Continue reading

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Design Can Destroy the World

…or it can save the world. So says Jane Savage, product director and design leader in Nike’s Sustainable Business + Innovation division, where she works to develop a sustainable design ethos across the Nike brand. Read more in the Spring … Continue reading

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Portland Art History in Dialogue

In its three inaugural years, The Dill Pickle Club has brought us Oregon History Comics, a guided tour of Portland’s public works projects, field trips to African American public art projects, and a host of other happenings. This spring, in … Continue reading

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