Take the Nerve Lantern Challenge

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Pyriform Press invites you to take the Nerve Lantern Challenge: Round Robin Hood This time the Challenge is about collaboration and metamorphosis in the spirit of Exquisite Corpse—with a special emphasis on environmental, social justice, and civil rights activism. Step One: Submit up to five unpublished poems (10-50 lines each, or 200-500 words if a […]

Call for Submissions to Nerve Lantern 10

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Nerve Lantern is accepting submissions for issue 10. Especially of interest: Poets theater texts Experimental plays in which poetry is key Texts particularly performative on the page Interviews of performance writers Reviews of poets theater shows Statements of performance writing poetics Essays on performance writing Deadline: October 1, 2016 Maximum 10 pages. Please include a […]

Call for Submissions

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Nerve Lantern: Axon of Performance Literature, a journal of experimental performance texts and texts about performance, is preparing a supplemental digital issue that will pay tribute to Yoko Ono, with guest editors Joel Allegretti and Jay Besemer. The editors are seeking performance texts that interpret and respond to Ono’s Fluxus art, instruction pieces, and ideas. […]

30 Days to the Sept. 1st Submission Deadline

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Nerve Lantern: Axon of Performance Literature continues to accept submissions to issue 8! Deadline: Sept 1, 2014 Guidelines: www.pyriformpress.com Nerve Lantern is a journal of experimental performance texts and texts about performance, supporting a range of forms, including poets’ theatre and page-as-stage, published by Pyriform Press and edited by Ellen Redbird.

Call for Submissions to Nerve Lantern 8

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Nerve Lantern: Axon of Performance Literature is accepting submissions for Issue 8! Deadline: September 1, 2014 Nerve Lantern is a journal of experimental performance texts and texts about performance, supporting a range of forms, including poets’ theatre and page-as-stage, published by Pyriform Press and edited by Ellen Redbird. Polyvocality: encouraged. Verbalized mise en scene: a […]

30 Days to the July 1st Submission Deadline

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Nerve Lantern: Axon of Performance Literature issue 7 Call for Submissions! 30 Days until the July 1st Deadline Nerve Lantern is a journal of experimental performance texts and texts about performance, published by Pyriform Press and edited by Ellen Redbird. Past contributors include: Anne Waldman, Carla Harryman, Kevin Killian, kari edwards, Michelle Ellsworth, Michael Basinski, […]

Call for Performance Interviews

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Nerve Lantern: Axon of Performance Literature is seeking interviews for future issues of the journal, including the forthcoming issue 7. Deadline for issue 7: July 1, 2013 General submission guidelines: www.pyriformpress.com A few options: (1) Interview a performance writer about performance writing and related topics. (2) If you are a performance writer, co-conduct a two-way […]