The EATING CULTURES submission deadline is coming up very soon (this Sunday, Mar. 9!); self only found out about it today, via an e-mail from Karen Llagas. Thanks much, Karen!
The Asian American Women Writers Association (aawaa.net) is accepting submissions for a multidisciplinary arts exhibition exploring Asian Pacific American (APA) food and foodways (See deadline above)
Artists are invited to submit works that examine the idea, literally and metaphorically, of food and feeding (or the lack thereof) in creating and negotiating personal, gender and cultural representations in both the APA community and U.S. mainstream culture.
Eligibility: Artists working in literary and visual arts, film & video, sculpture, installation and multimedia arts of Asian Pacific American descent
Venue: SOMArts Cultural Center, Main Gallery, San Francisco
Juror: Dr. Margo L. Machida, Professor of Art History and Asian American Studies at University of Connecticut
For more information, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or call: (212) 433-0229
The deadline for Bellingham Review’s Annual Literary Contest is approaching: BEFORE Mar. 15, 2014. Here’s some additional information:
Three $1,000 prizes and publication in Bellingham Review are awarded for works of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. Finalists will be considered for publication. The 49th Parallel Poetry Award is given for poetry; Kathleen Flenniken will judge. The Tobias Wolff Award for Fiction is given for a short story; Shawn Wong will judge. The Annie Dillard Award for Creative Nonfiction is given for an essay; Joy Castro will judge. Before Mar. 15, 2014, submit prose up to 6,000 words or up to three poems with a $20 entry fee ($10 for each additional entry); this includes a subscription. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Stay tuned, dear blog readers. Stay tuned.