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New-Media Writing Prize 2012

POSTED BY: James Pope | Wed Aug 29th, 2012 9:07 a.m.
LOCATION: Bournemouth University, UK

Now in its third year, the New Media Writing Prize is awarded for:

[*][/*]excellent storytelling (fiction or non-fiction)
[*][/*]work written specifically for delivery and reading/viewing via digital media
[*][/*]entries can include work in the form of short story, novel, documentary or poetry using words, images, film and/or animation with audience interaction.

In addition to the main prize (open to all), there is a student award and, new for 2012, a People's Choice prize.

The winner of the main Prize will receive an iPad donated by if:book UK.

The student winner can choose between a paid internship with if:book UK and an iPad.

Winning entries will be published on, high profile new media web-hub The Literary Platform, the Bournemouth University websites, and will be showcased at the Awards ceremony, to be held at Bournemouth University on November 21st.
Entry info at
Previous winners include : Christine Wilks (UK) for 'Underbelly'; Serge Bouchardon and Vincent Volckeart (France) for 'Loss of Grasp'.