Call for Submissions: NARRATIVES

Submission: September 01, 2018
Registration: September 01, 2018
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

/narratives/ publication is an annual print publication with a quarterly digital output, narratives features architectural projects, products, places and people tapping into the contemporary built environment in Ghana and abroad.

/narratives/ present its readers with the platform to contribute their stories and experiences. The publication is both reflective and critical, plotting the shifting and emerging narratives of architecture at the intersection of politics, economics, society, culture and the environment.

WHAT TO SUBMIT
We are looking for essays, musings, interviews, reviews, photo essays, creative criticisms and short videos about:

– a project (from speculative to built projects, and everything in-between)

– a product (from tried and tested building materials and systems to new and experimental tools and inventions)

– a place (as small as a room and as big as a country)

– and/or

– people (a group of people or an individual, a company or community, any other relevant entity)

The topics we cover vary. The list below is by no means exhaustive. We hope it gives you an idea of the topics you may wish for your work to fall under:

Sustainability
Cities/Urban
Rural
Infrastructure
Education & Training
Academia
Professional Practice
Communities
Materiality
Structures
Identity

HOW TO SUBMIT
To submit your narrative, please send an email to tap@thearchitectsproject.org with the following information:
– Your full name and contact email address
– Title and location of your proposed narrative
– Synopsis of your proposed narrative in no more than 300 words.

We will review all submitted synopses and invite full submissions by email. In the rare case that a submission doesn’t fit in with the concept for narratives, the author can send a revised or a new piece of work.

Go to the competition’s website

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