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What you can order

Contact Quarterly Subscriptions, Current Issues, Back Issues, dance-and movement-themed Contact Editions books and DVDs, and dance products (kneepads, t-shirts, etc.).

You may also place advertising orders for Display Ads and Dance Map Directory listings, or send a tax-deductible donation to Contact Quarterly.

Bulk discounts are available for those who wish to order quantities of five or more of a single title. Contact us for pricing.

How to order
  1. The easiest way to order is through our secure ONLINE STORE.
    Please note: Our website and online store are optimized for the latest versions of most popular web browsers such as Safari, Chrome, Firefox, and Microsoft Edge. If you experience difficulties ordering through the store, please be sure your browser software is up-to-date and that you have pop-ups enabled, or try using another browser, or phone us.

  2. PHONE ORDERS are accepted at 413-586-1181. CQ staff is in the office on Tuesdays and Thursdays to receive your call. At other times you may leave a message clearly stating your name and phone number. We will return calls within the US and Canada.

  3. FAX ORDERS to 413-586-9055. Include your name and address, your credit card number and expiration date, the zip code where your card is billed, and the items you wish to purchase. Please also give us your email address and phone number. Our staff will email you a receipt the day your order is processed and shipped.

  4. MAIL ORDERS with the following information: your name and address, email address, phone number, credit card number and expiration date, the zip code where your card is billed, and the items you wish to purchase. Our staff will email you a receipt the day your order is processed and shipped. Our mailing address is:
    Contact Quarterly
    P.O. Box 603
    Northampton, MA 01061

  5. PAYING BY CHECK. If you wish to pay by check, please let our staff calculate the exact costs for your order, either by writing, calling, or faxing the office in advance.

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Fulfilling your order

Our Shipping Department is staffed on Tuesdays and Thursdays and we make every effort to ship all orders that we have in house on those days.

We do not keep credit card numbers on file or share any of your information with any outside party. See our full Privacy Policy.

Return Policy

Individual Customers: If your product does not meet your expectations, please contact us and tell us about your order so we can work together to remedy the problem. Your purchase can be returned to CQ within three months of purchase for a full refund or exchange. When you re-package your purchase, please take care to use appropriate packing materials to keep it safe. CQ does not pay for return shipping fees, other than for damaged goods.

Distributor and Bulk Orders: Up to a maximum of 40% of an order may be returned. All returned items must be in good, sellable condition. Order must be returned within 6 months of purchase. Refunds will be made by check. A restocking fee of 10% of the value of the return is charged.

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CQ Contact Quarterly
P.O. Box 603
Northampton, MA 01061


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fax: 413-586-9055

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Contact Quarterly is the longest living, independent, artist-made,
reader-supported magazine devoted to the dancer's voice in the field        
of contemporary dance and improvisation.

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