About

So . . . what is Hair Trigger 2.0 ?

Established in 2016, Hair Trigger 2.0 is an annually published literary magazine affiliated with the English and Creative Writing Department at Columbia College Chicago that welcomes a broad spectrum of fiction, flash fiction, nonfiction, creative nonfiction, and visual arts. In addition to the annual publication of creative works, Hair Trigger 2.0 publishes interviews, book reviews, and features on a bi-weekly basis.

Hair Trigger 2.0 is a home for stories that don't fit anywhere else. Dedicated to pushing the boundaries of literature by fostering the creativity of forward-thinking writers, it provides a venue for artists with a unique voice to publish meaningful and innovative works for a diverse audience. Its aim is to break the conventional and bridge the gap between a traditional industry and the modern age.

To do so, it starts with content.