To celebrate 50 issues in the game, Huck brings you 50 inspiring stories – from artists, filmmakers, photographers, musicians, writers, activists and creative doers of all kinds – about the lessons life throws at us when we’re busy doing what we love.

A bumper-sized edition, available in two alternative covers.

Featuring:

Douglas Coupland on how sending the right message to the right person can change the course of your life.

Martin Parr on taking bad photos in order to get good.

Neko Case on why independence is a privilege that should be protected at all costs.

Thurston Moore on how creating a physical calling card is more important now than ever.

John Baldessari on why you have to destroy the past to ask new questions of the future.

Amy Goodman on why fighting for a better future is about fighting every day.

Plus:

Tune-Yards / Alfred Bobe Jr / Andy Gill & Anton Corbijn / Easkey Britton / Sideburn Magazine / Eli Morgan Gesner / Toro Y Moi / Hans Ulrich Obrist
Ozier Muhammad / Alison Mosshart / Lee Scratch Perry / Sharmadean Reid / Bruce Pavitt / Eskil Vogt / Max Porter / Nick Waplington / High Maintenance / Will Butler / Banquet Records / John Vanderslice / Laura Trott / Kazuo Ishiguro / Mr Bingo / Stephanie Foo / Brother Ali / Kassia Meador / Russell Brand / Maziar Bahari & Jon Stewart / Nell Zink / Atmosphere / Eman Mohammed / Iris Skateboards / Strike! / Spot / Adam Granduciel / Joe Sib / Ricky Powell / Deborah Coughlin / Arooj Aftab / Lee Quinones / Michaela Angele Davis / The Smarteez / Twin Shadow / Thomas Morris

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