Sample Issue

The Idler was launched back in 1993 with the intention of providing a dose of fun, freedom and fulfilment in a busy world.

Leaf through a free sample issue by clicking here. This issue, published in March/April 2017, features an interview with the thoughtful stand-up comedian Stewart Lee, essays on trepanning and the art of pilgrimage. Plus Gustav Temple pays a visit to wrestler Kendo Nagasaki’s Zen treat, fabulous bed wear, excellent beer and sheds.

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