The Point is an award-winning, Chicago-based magazine about the philosophical challenges of contemporary life. Looking to add The Point to your stock? We are proud to have a place on the shelves of independent bookstores across the country, and we’d love to add your store to that list.

You can order the magazine through Ingram Periodicals (bipad 29350). The Point is published twice a year, but if you’re eager to stock us immediately, just email us at and we’ll make it happen.

You can also order The Point directly from us. To do so, download our stockist terms here and drop us a note—we’ll have the latest issue in the mail to you right away. Interested in selling on consignment? Contact our distribution manager and we’ll set it up.

Write us at with any questions or ordering requests.*

*Other community spaces: The Point offers special subscription bundles for cafés, offices, salons and any other community spaces where customers might be looking for thoughtful reading material to browse. Get in touch if you’re interested in one such subscription, or a set of our back issues.

To get a better feel for the magazine and what we do,
check out this (admittedly slightly out-of-date) video.

FREQUENCY: 2 times/year
PAGES: 200/issue

ISSUE 11 | Available Now
ISSUE 12 | July 15, 2016
ISSUE 13 | January 15, 2017
ISSUE 14 | July 15, 2017