Incubation3, the 3rd trAce International Symposium on Writing and the Internet, seeks to provide ideas, motivation, information, and discussion for the new media writing community. Speakers include Mark Amerika, Paul Brown, Alan Sondheim, Tim Wright, Talan Memmott, Kate Pullinger, and Stefan Schemat. To submit a proposal, visit http://trace.ntu.ac.uk/incubation. The deadline for proposals is December 1, 2003.
LIFE 6.0 International Competition, sponsored by the Telefonica Foundation in Madrid, focuses on “art and artificial life.” They are looking for electronic art projects employing techniques such as digital genetics, autonomous robotics, computer viruses, artificial intelligence, avatars, evolving behaviors, and more. The deadline for submission is October 31, 2003.
Virtual Reality Continuum and its Applications in Industry (archive URL: http://www.seagraph.org/vrcai2004) will be a forum to share the latest technological developments in the Virtual Reality Continuum. There will be an emphasis on how the technology can be applied to defense and military science, engineering, education, entertainment, and more. VRCAI is seeking submissions.
Web magazine Boomerang (archived url: www.boomeranguk.com) is seeking submissions for poetry, stories, hypermedia, Flash, webart, and more. Email subs at boomeranguk dot com for additional information.
Aspect Magazine, a biannual DVD magazine of new media art, is accepting submissions for its Fall 2003 edition. This upcoming edition will feature artists from the west coast of the United States. Aspect is seeking curators, art critics, and members of the art community to help compile and comment on works by sending in a work of art on which they wish to provide audio commentary. For more information, email submissions at aspectmag dot com or visit the Aspect Magazine website.
Bunk Magazine seeks satirical and humorous new media works for publication in an upcoming issue. Please send pieces and links to submissions at bunkmag dot com.
The Resource Center for Cyberculture Studies at the University of Washington invites book reviews of a new list of recently received books.
Voices in the Roses is an e-journal dedicated to providing writers a place for their work. They are currently looking for well-crafted poems to be published in the inaugural issue, which will be available Summer 2003. Send submissions to submissions at voicesintherose dot com.
Le Musee di-visioniste seeks submissions for projects in which artists use digital media to express themselves in a variety of ways. The deadline is June 30, 2003. For more information, visit the website or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
WOTS, Word On the Site, is a project that believes that the word of people should be seen as frequently as advertising and network news. It should be made clearly visible to the public, such as on LED displays. You can submit a poem, thought, or words of wisdom that may be scrolled on a large LED electronic display in Downtown Boston. For more information, visit http://www.freewalkers.com. This is part of the Digital Art in Public Space Conference.