Kinfolk Magazine Issue 38 (the Rituals Issue) is available now on loremnotipsum.com. Old rites, new routes: How to celebrate life through ceremony. Issue 38 features Witchcraft, frats and internet folklore, meet Miranda July, America’s alternative sweetheart and read interviews with Rina Sawayama, Abby Stein and Max Richter.
Highlights include: A feature interview with America’s alternative sweetheart, artist Miranda July • An architectural tour of Arcosanti—Arizona’s experimental desert community • Unorthodox author Deborah Feldman meets Abby Stein—the first publicly transgender woman to havegrown up in the ultra-Orthodox Hasidic Jewish community • A sun-splashed, specially-commissioned set of Egyptian embroidery from artist Louis Barthélemy • In Seoul, photographer Giseok Cho creates a fashion editorial celebrating the ancient art of tattoo • A conversation with death doula Alua Arthur on preparing for life’s final ritual • An interview with pop sensation Rina Sawayama • Longform essays consider the cost of never logging off and the shortcomings of the Greek system inAmerican academia • Features on witchcraft, bathing cultures and internet folklore. • Plus: Interviews with composer Max Richter, K-pop star Eric Nam, and fashion designer Priya Ahluwalia.
Kinfolk is a slow lifestyle magazine published by Ouur that explores ways for readers to simplify their lives, cultivate community and spend more time with their friends and family. Founded in 2011, Kinfolk is now the leading independent lifestyle magazine for young creative professionals and also produces international editions in Japan, China, Korea and Russia. Published quarterly, Kinfolk maintains a vibrant contributor base from Copenhagen to Cape Town. Every element of Kinfolk—the features, photography, and general aesthetics—are consistent with the way we feel entertaining should be: simple, uncomplicated, and less contrived. Kinfolk is the marriage of our appreciation for art and design and our love for spending time with family and friends.
Content: Kinfolk Magazine – Issue 38
Witchcraft, frats and internet folklore
America’s alternative sweetheart
Rina Sawayama, Abby Stein, Max Richter
With a dynamic mix of long-form journalism, interviews and shorter essays, plus concept-driven visual stories and contributors across the globe, the forthcoming issue of Kinfolk Magazine continues to dedicate its editorial to exploring personal values and quality of life.
192 pages, offset-printed and perfect bound, full color on uncoated paper. Printed in Canada.