Broken umbrella press
Broken Umbrella Press is a London-based home press dedicated to literature, poetry, visual and sonic art. Broken Umbrella's first edition was a quasi-narrative piece consisting of portraits and short form word configurations entitled "Here's to the Stinker!"
Forthcoming issues include "Stories from Animal Fair!", featuring excerpts from an anthology of animal parables, and "Latest, the Greatest", another portraiture study which is to include an audio cd featuring members of Wolfie, Clunes, Ratt-Att-Agg, the Pheremones, Amatuer Ninja Club and Mad Headed Octogram.
Broken Umbrella Press was started by artist and writer Christian Butler, specifically in order to distribute his work outside of the conventional art and literary frameworks. We hope to extend our services to other likeminded artists in the near future. Broken Umbrella Press make no claims of cultural validity. We do not support the arts as a legitimate cultural canon. We support people’s art. We do it because we like it.