Longshot Magazine Issue One Unboxing

Longshot Magazine, created from start to finish in just 48hrs, shows us an exciting new era in modern journalism. Join us for the unboxing of Issue One.

Event Details

Location

swissnex San Francisco
730 Montgomery St., San Francisco, 94111 United States

Date

September 08, 2010 from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm America/Los Angeles (UTC-08:00)

Cost

Free. Advance RSVP required.

Come celebrate the unboxing of Issue One of Longshot Magazine.

Over a 48 hour period from noon August 27, 2010, through noon August 29, 2010, hundreds of writers, editors, artists, photographers, programmers, videographers, and other creatives from all around the world came together via the Internet, and in offices in Los Angeles, Portland, and San Francisco to make a magazine from start to finish.

Longshot magazine started as a media experiment in May 2010. 8,000 people signed up, 1,500 submissions came in, 35 editors selected 70 pieces to fill a 60-page magazine. People liked it. The magazine broke its distributor’s sales records, and received positive reviews in The New York Times, PBS, and the Village Voice, and won a Knight-Batten Award for Innovation in Journalism.

Join us in celebrating this remarkable achievement in media.

 

Photo: Myleen Hollero

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