Where Loss Is Found
February 14, 2011 12:34 PM   Subscribe

LOST Magazine covers things abandoned, displaced, and lost, with many issues covering a particular theme: food, money, sounds, print, lost in space, at sea. Other issues are collections of journalism, memoir, poetry, photography, and fiction: first-person accounts of lost memories, diary entries, crime scenes, ruins, languages, relics and lost species, among many others.

The Lost Blog covers errata and additions to the magazine; the entire archive. Many issues have different covers and designs, so (appropriately enough) you are forced to find your way through each issue. Previously on Metafilter, Lost and Found Animated Films.
posted by Bora Horza Gobuchul (7 comments total) 16 users marked this as a favorite
LOST Magazine's arch-nemesis (or ying to yang): Found Magazine.
posted by filthy light thief at 12:43 PM on February 14, 2011 [5 favorites]

There's this abandoned town in northern Canada that is quite interesting...
posted by dances_with_sneetches at 12:44 PM on February 14, 2011

Which came first, LOST or Found Magazine?

Because one is the original hipster, and the other is the...well...another hipster.
posted by hal_c_on at 2:02 PM on February 14, 2011

Looks like Lost issue 1 was from 2005, so Found Magazine was first, starting in Chicago the late 90s, iirc.

I guess you have to find something first before you can lose it.
posted by chambers at 3:02 PM on February 14, 2011

Both Lost and Found are cool!
posted by Katjusa Roquette at 7:24 PM on February 14, 2011

But what were they doing with the polar bears? And what experiments were done to Walt? So many unanswered questions!?
posted by Fizz at 5:00 AM on February 15, 2011

Thanks for this.
posted by jon1270 at 7:59 AM on February 15, 2011

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