"With its fifth issue, Gigantic is pretty much at the vanguard of the independent literary journal pack, showcasing not just a knack for picking great writers as contributors and interview subjects, but also always looking so damn good issue after issue."
Flavorwire on Issue 5
"Stellar old issues. The editors... have consistently had their fingers planted squarely on the pulse of what's good in literature and design."
The Millions on Gigantic
"Satisfying both to hold and behold."
Impose Magazine on Issue 5
"A dependable powerhouse for fiction."
Brooklyn Based on Gigantic
The Believer Logger
"An example of how to... succeed... at putting out a pretty substantive journal."The Believer Logger on Gigantic
Little Magazine Collection
"Sprawling, energetically designed."
Little Magazine Collection of University of Wisconsin-Madison on Gigantic
"A damn sexy and a fine publication... meticulously envisioned, edited, and executed."
Roxane Gay on Issue 2, via PANK Magazine
"Looks real pretty and features a ton of great new fiction, art, and poetry, plus a pretty cool interactive feature."
VICE on Issue 5
The Village Voice
"Here's something fun to try: Get your phone and dial 917-719-2166. What you'll hear are readings that go with the stories in the latest issue of Gigantic, the spectacular, oversized literary magazine helmed by Lincoln Michel and James Yeh."
The Village Voice on Issue 5
"Looks great, reads great."
McNally Jackson on Issue 5
Women's Wear Daily
"It's gonna be big."
Women's Wear Daily on the Issue 5 Launch Party
"The first issue of Gigantic is out, and it indeed holds up to its name."
NewPages on Issue 1
"We like that zine Gigantic... which is a huge double tabloid newsprint that you unfold until your neighbors on the train are giving you angry morning eyes while you elbow them unknowingly because you are so fully engrossed in the content."
birdsong on Issue 1
"Gigantic's youthful mirth, edgy creativity, and flash fiction make it an excellent choice for collections of contemporary creative writing."
Library Journal on Issue 1
"You should buy Gigantic with your $3.00."
McNally Jackson on Issue 1
Poets & Writers
"We were about to be served from a nontraditional literary menu."
Poets & Writers on Gigantic Microreading (includes a video)
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