“Royalty” is Encounters Magazine’s second limited-print zine, focused tightly on what it means to be black today. Content within the zine includes interviews, editorials, visuals and poetry, primarily created by black students and focused on creators around New York City. Featured interviewees include: Bridgett Davis, founder of Encounters Magazine; current social media editor of Paper Magazine Peyton Dix; photographer Alan-Michael Duval; designer Dynasty George and more!


Creative Direction by Brandon Paillere
Design by Bianca Nitta Monteiro
Writing by Stephanie Jones, Kyrah Brown, Bianca Nitta Monteiro, Brandon Paillere, Grace Castle, Jean-Sebastien Surena, Isaac Akanmu
Visuals by Brandon Paillere, Jabari Canada, Paola Parola, Cory Rice