July 29, 2005

Drunken Boat’s First Annual Panliterary Awards

by Noah Wardrip-Fruin · , 7:16 pm

And here’s another potentially interesting deadline…

Deadline Extended to: August 15th, 2005
Judges: Annie Finch, Sabina Murray, Alexandra Tolstoy, Talan Memmott, David Hall, and DJ Spooky

Drunken Boat, http://www.drunkenboat.com, international online journal for the arts, announces its First Annual Panliterary Awards in Poetry, Fiction, Non-Fiction, Web-Art, Photo/Video, Sound. Submit up to three works, either via email to panlitawards@drunkenboat.com or via physical mail to: Drunken Boat, 119 Main St., Chester, CT 06412. A $15 entry fee must accompany all submissions, either via check or money order, else submitted electronically at: http://www.drunkenboat.com/db7/donate.html. Winners in all categories will be featured in a subsequent issue of Drunken Boat, and will be invited to perform at future multimedia events and performances. All other entries will be considered for publication.

Submissions must be received no later than August 15th, 2005. Awards will be given in the following genres: poetry, fiction, non-fiction, web art, photo/video and sound. The judges for the Panliterary Awards are:

Poetry: Annie Finch, Poet, translator, and librettist and Director of the Stonecoast MFA Program in Creative Writing at the University of Southern Maine, http://www.users.muohio.edu/finchar/

Fiction: Sabina Murray, 2003 PEN/Faulkner Award Winner http://www.groveatlantic.com/grove/wc.dll?groveproc~book~4236

Non-Fiction: Alexandra Tolstoy, Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, http://www.alexandratolstoy.com/

Web-Art: Talan Memmott, 2000 trAce / Alt-X New Media Writing Award Winner and Creative Director for the literary hypermedia journal, BeeHive, http://www.memmott.org/talan/

Photo/Video: David Hall, Video art pioneer, TV interventionist, installationartist, sculptor and filmmaker. http://www.davidhallart.com/

Sound: Paul D. Miller, aka DJ Spooky that Subliminal Kid, Musician, writer, producer, editor-at-large of Artbyte, and conceptual artist whose work has appeared in the Whitney Biennial and the Venice Biennial for Architecture, http://www.djspooky.com/

Works will be accepted as URLs of work online, as attachments (MSWord files or .jpg/.gif/.zip/.swf/.html/.mp3/.mov/.wav files), or else as hard copy, disk, or CD/DVD. Please include the phrase Panliterary Awards in the subject line of any email submission and do not paste text submissions into the body of the email. Email editor@drunkenboat.com or shankarr@ccsu.edu for more information.