All of the works will be translated into French for this special issue, but the contest offers a unique opportunity for students to show off their way with words. The full announcement follows.
Figura Concordia digital work translation contest
bleuOrange 07 – TRANSLATION ISSUEDate of publication : September 22, 2013 – Presentation at ELO 2013, Paris, France, September 24-27, 2013
Each year, Figura, the research centre on the text and the imaginary (Concordia University, Montreal) and the Department of French Studies at Concordia University, in collaboration with bleuOrange (www.
The works published in French in bleuOrange include image, text and sound. They are made for a screen interface and are characterized by hyperlinks and interactivity. The works must have literary content (text) and must adress one of the three disciplines studied at the Department of French Studies at Concordia University (literature, translation, language / linguistics).
2. TRANS.MISSION [A.DIALOGUE], JR Carpenter
3. Radio Salience, Stuart Moulthrop
4. End Game : A Cold War Love Story, Tal Halpern
5. Living Will, Mark Marino
6. Passing Through, Alexander Mouton
7. Three Rails Live, Roderick Coover, Nick Montfort & Scott Rettberg
This contest is open to students enrolled in a college or university in Quebec or elsewhere in a Francophone institute (full or part time), all members of a group must also meet these criteria.
You must send your intention to participate, a short CV and your choice of work for translation by 30 March 2013.
CONCOURS ÉTUDIANT – OEUVRE MÉDIATIQUE
Contact: figura at alcor.concordia.ca
or for any questions on the works themselves alice at labo-nt2 dot org