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Open Call for Stories: Awkward Social Interactions in Public Spaces

  • Deadline:
    Dec. 31, 2013, midnight
  • Location:
    the internet,

Awkward_NYC/Awkward_Everywhere invites you to submit stories to an online collaborative map documenting awkward social interactions and interpersonal traumas that occur in public spaces anywhere in the world. Add your stories of emotional outbursts, physical altercations, arguments between friends or strangers, overheard comments, animal encounters, and romantic mishaps or public break-ups.


Submissions are anonymous; the project is ongoing.

Awkward_NYC/Awkward_Everywhere a 2012 commission of New Radio and Performing Arts for its turbulence website. It was made possible with funds from the Jerome Foundation.