Guillotine is basically just me! I work with a designer, who sets up the interiors and designs the covers, and I do everything else from editing pieces to printing covers to hand-sewing 350 chapbooks at a time to stuffing envelopes. My influences are all over the place; I’m obviously influenced by a long time spent in punk and DIY and zine-making communities in terms of how I run the press and put together the chapbooks—the covers are letterpressed, the chapbooks are handbound, I don’t do (or have plans to do) ebooks.
December 29, 2015
Previously, spy fictions have been regarded within the confines of the genre, as sets of conventions that somehow play into reader expectations. Allan Hepburn’s Intrigue: Espionage and Culture (Yale University…