Black Coffee & Vinyl Presents is seeking the following addressing the theme of "Ice Culture":
- Nonfiction -- Not to exceed 2,000 words
- Poetry -- Not to exceed three poems
- Fiction -- Not to exceed 2,000 words
- Visual Art -- Up to 3 works
- Photography -- Up to 3 works
- Music -- Up to 3 songs
Artists, writers, scientists, travelers, and musicians are invited to submit work that explores ice-related themes. We are seeking work that features the physical and spiritual beauty of our world's ice, explores the life of the people and cultures that are connected to the ice from the Arctic Circle to Antarctica, and addresses important political issues related to ice. As climate change affects the weather and composition of our planet, our ice is melting. Black Coffee & Vinyl Presents wants to address the importance of ice; focus on its beauty; and learn from the people who study, live near, and love it. For literature, please submit only works in English. For other work (visual art or music), please submit an English translation.
Artists with selected work will be provided with a $50 (U.S.) honorarium. All payments will be made by PayPal. Recipient must be able to receive payments via PayPal.
Accepted works will be published online and in a print version of the publication. Artists will be asked to grant permission for publication with Black Coffee & Vinyl Presents (both online and in print), and will thereafter retain copyright of their work.
Submissions are closed for this issue. Notifications will be sent regarding submissions by late August.