Issue 2 – Out Now!

Issue 2 – Out Now!

Inside we examine: the history of made-up musical instruments, and personifications of nature in Nordic folktales. The on-again, off-again relationship between Britain’s first astronaut and her interstellar attire, and the scientist who’s spent 50 years studying “the most remarkable…

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About us

About us

Phox Pop is a printed magazine about thinkers, seekers, makers and doers. Through carefully-crafted words and striking images, we tell the stories of ambitious and inspiring people, and their creative and curious pursuits. Inside our pages you will find tales of and...

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Issue 1

Issue 1

Inside, readers will: take a journey through the history of a “heathenish liquor” that brought inspiration to 17th Century London, and the forgotten feminine origins of beer. Celebrate the enduring legacy of an instant icon, and hear a typographic…

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Phox Pop (foks pop)

Vox populi is a Latin phrase that literally means ‘voice of the people’; shortened to vox pop, in media it is an interview with members of the public, the ‘word on the street’. Replacing the ‘v’ with the ‘ph’ from photography – based on the Greek phos/light and graphê/drawing or writing – we create phox pop.