A small press run by young Muslim women, Hilton Als profiles Maggie Nelson, and the latest issue of Coalition Zine.
A 19-year-old music conductor in Afghanistan won’t quit. Plus: A documentary on teens, and an essay on mental illness.
Amandla’s new film, black philosophy, and a new project from St. Vincent.
Gather your stuff and go, go, go!
Breaking out on your own, makeup and power, and living with bipolar disorder.
Podcast and newsletter recommendations, plus a new short film directed by Amandla Stenberg!
The history of the controversial word. Plus: A music time machine, Erykah Badu, and more.
How to work well with others.
Interstellar spacecraft, “unprintable” digital books, and other sci-fi come to life.
May's theme is HOMESTRETCH.
Here’s what kinds of submissions we’re looking for, plus info on how to send us your work. ✴
Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!