The Search for Electronic Literature Leads to the CELL Project

 

http://cellproject.net/

— Morgantown, WV

 

Announcing Cell Project, a new multi-database search for information on electronic literature, created by the Electronic Literature Organization in collaboration with 10 research centers around the world. 

 

The Consortium on Electronic Literature (CELL) is an open access, non-commercial resource offering centralized access to literary databases, archives, and institutional programs in the literary arts and scholarship, with a focus on electronic literature.

 

The purpose of CELL is to better identify works as literary and make the evolving field of born (and genetically) digital writing visible on a global scale. The project will develop communities and best practices in research in born digital literature. Continue reading The Search for Electronic Literature Leads to the CELL Project

New Album from Home T

New Album from Home T  “SEND COME CALL WE”

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We learned the rudiments of tight harmonies, how to bend notes and melodies and to create effective choreography, reiterated Leroy. The group developed its own indomitable sound and started its campaign performing at reggae concerts in reggaeland: Jamaica
 
Now available on CDbaby.com
 
The foundation members of Reggae group Home-T regrouped to present a new CD SEND COME CALL WE.
 
It is produced and arranged by the legendary Mikey “Mao” Chung and backed by the original Now Generation Band.
 
Home-T’s entry into the music business was a self-produced song ‘Mr. Fire” written by co-founder Junior Gentles on their own Home-T Label. Many singles followed on the Mushroom Label: a cover of the pop hit “Stop Children,”  “Dedication,” a song written by the legendary BB Seaton, and a cover of The Wailing Wailers “ Soul Shake Down Party.”
 
On their own Junjo Label came “ Irons in the Fire, “Mystique”, “Love Oh Love” and “Dance a Sweet Kind A Music.”
 
The last two songs allowed them to be finalists in the 1978/79 Festival Song Competitions, then came a reworked version of  ”Soul Shake Down Party” on Phonogram Records which was released in Europe.
  Continue reading New Album from Home T

The Art of Serena Bocchino

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The year 2014 marked a special anniversary for east coast painter Serena Bocchino – her 30th year exhibiting in the New York area.

She ended that year with a memorable show on the west coast at ArtHaus Gallery in San Francisco’s SOMA,  an exhibit entitled “Then and Now,” featuring works she created between 1993 and 2014.
When you approached ArtHaus deep in the heart of SOMA, you were bound to be intrigued by a Bocchino creation on the gallery’s glass entry.  “Rock Boppers” is a panel which was installed behind the door, enamel on acrylic, with the title painted on the gallery entrance.   The illusion of a door as art drew you in.

Bocchino’s art is centered around line-based paintings, inspired by the music of jazz masters  – John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Charlie Parker.   Initially she worked with oil paint and graphite on canvas, eventually moving to enamel-based paint with graphite.  Her lines on canvas correspond to improvisation in jazz.  Graphite lines were drawn below the surface of oil paint in her early works.  In later paintings, the lines poured in enamel-based paint are set above the surface. Continue reading The Art of Serena Bocchino

LAST CALL TO APPLY! It’s Localore: Finding America

 

Applications for Localore: Finding America close this Friday at 11:59 p.m. ET.
AIR hires 15 lead collaborators for six to nine months, provides a stipend, an incubator, and all that’s needed to build a public media storytelling experiment. 

Previous Localore winners have launched enterprises that have spread to tech accelerators, NASA, the Sundance Institute, and public media stations nationwide. What will you do?

The application is short; our goal is to meet you, and understand you as a creative collaborator.  We’ll match our best indie talent with stations that will incubate the work. Check out what stations are offering, and submit your application at finding-america.org.

No hesitation: It’s time to step up!  Localore Network Manager Adriana Gallardo is waiting for your questions at adrianaATairmedia.org or 617-825-4400. Continue reading LAST CALL TO APPLY! It’s Localore: Finding America

Greenville Auditions for Lincoln Towing


for

our Fringe Series production of


will be Sunday, June 28th

Please visit our submittable.com page and submit at least your headshot and resume by Friday, June 26 if you’d like to be considered for this show.
(Videoclips preferred, but not mandatory.)

Directed by Evan Harris  
Performance dates: September 15,16,22,23
& Oct. 4 (kickoff of our New Play Festival) 


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For further information, 
please visit our weblink
 HERE
or contact Melanie Ann Wiliford at melanie.wiliford@centrestage.org
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