We’re looking for a few good ideas – for art rooms at Canzine 2013 in Toronto on Sunday October 19, and workshop/presentation proposals for our Canzine Symposium, happening Saturday October 18.
Curator Kim Crosby and co-curator Gein Wong are looking to bring back a tradition established at Toronto’s Buddies in Bad Times theatre, and are planning a cabaret that celebrates the art and performance work of queer women and trans folks. They’re currently accepting submissions for the proposed performance/showcase, scheduled for October 25, 2013 at Buddies. Selected projects will be featured within the cabaret; durational pieces during the day and visual art will be showcased during the week. All selected performance projects will receive an honorarium, technical, production, promotional, and artistic support. For more information about submission guidelines, please click here. Deadline is Monday, August 19.
Our indie mag pal Carousel is looking for poetry, fiction, comics, pageworks, visual poems, and hybrid literary works. Payment ranges from $15-80 plus a 2-issue subscription. Deadline is September 4, 2013. For more info visit the magazine’s website.
Chrysalis Zine is seeking submissions for its upcoming issue, and seeks contributions that deal with or are inspired by the future. They’re accepting poetry, non-fiction, visual art and short fiction (500 words or less.) Deadline is August 23. Learn more at their website.
Red Kitty is a webzine and sometimes-print zine that runs out of Austin. They’re currently looking for pieces that fall under “strange, thought-provoking, funny, demented.” They accept a variety of formats. Deadline is ongoing. For more info about the zine and their guidelines, click here.