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PLU Magazine n°3 Launch Party

It’s time to celebrate! Back for the 3rd edition of our annual Paris Lit Up Magazine Launch Party, we’re bringing you a whole day – and a long night – of poetry, art, music, dance, food and fun! Entry is FREE!  Hosted at Paris’ premier alternative space La Petite Maison and in collaboration with the global […]


Paris Lit Up n°2 – Berlin Launch

The City of Light shines in the Grey City PLU was honored to share the stage with the featured readers Alistair Noon, Rosie Allabarton and Nisha Bhakooand this week for the monthly Open Mic, Isn’t Everything Poetry?, held at Curious Fox Books. A great evening of poetry and music in Berlin’s cultural Neukölln district! Plus, […]


Paris Lit Up n°2 – Prague Launch

The City of Light goes to the City of A Thousand Spires Featured readers: Thor Garcia (Praha), Stephan Delbos (Praha), Annie Brechin (Dubai), Jason McGimsey (Paris) Saturday, February 7th 2015 The Swan Divadelni Klub Ovocny Trh 6, 11000 Prague, Czech Republic We’re excited to be presenting Issue 2 of the Paris Lit Up magazine with […]


Paris Lit Up n°3 – Call for Submissions

Open from 1st February to 15th March 2015 New forms, bright colors, strange shapes. Paris Lit Up n°3 wants to get lost in your imagination. The third issue of our internationally celebrated magazine is officially open for submissions through our new submissions database. As before, we welcome your words, art, photos, critical thinking, interviews, essays, comics, cartoons, […]

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Black Friday Book Sale

Every year, hundreds of Americans nearly kill one another to get the hottest new products from evil corporate stores in order to save a few bucks. As an act of humanitarian intervention, Paris Lit Up Press is offering all of our independently crafted books online at special Black Friday prices in the hopes of saving […]


Paris Lit Up Magazine n°2 Launch Party

The wait is finally over: we are proud to announce the launch of the long-awaited Paris Lit Up Magazine n°2! Back with a boom, Paris Lit Up Magazine n°2 is much more than a simple repetition. Now with 200 full-color pages, a stunning semi-transparent dust jacket and nearly 100 contributors, this independent publication truly testament to grassroots DIY publications. It […]

Welcome to Paris Lit Up Press

A few years ago, Paris Lit Up was born from the shared desire to create a community hub for the many anglophone and ex-pat readings and events currently active in our beloved City of Light. With an ever-expanding scene and the huge success of Paris Lit Up’s annual Magazine, a few of us decided that it was time to […]