ARTEMIS JOURNAL 2018 ANNOUNCES ITS THEME

 Floyd, Va. (October 6, 2017)Artemis Journal is pleased to announce its theme for its next journal, “Women hold up half the sky”.  Submissions will include, poetry, prose, sci-fi short stories, and art with a deadline for submitting on November 30, 2017.  The published journal will be launched May 4, 2018 at the Roanoke Taubman Museum of Art with our special guest writer, the acclaimed, New York Times bestselling author, including her latest novel, “The Unquiet Grave”, Sharyn McCrumb. (Sharyn McCrumb – New York Times Bestselling Author)

 

Artemis is committed to encouraging writers to develop ideas and narratives that will help shape the future of our humanity. The Artemis theme has been widely endorsed and through networking Artemis Journal was approached by an arts and educational nonprofit, the Light Bringer Project (Light Bringer Project) to partner with our organization.

Each year Light Bringer Project invites science fiction writers worldwide to submit their original science fiction stories for The Roswell Award. By adopting our theme “Women hold up half the sky”, Light Bringer Project will partner with Artemis and the Hollywood Chapter of the National Organization for Women (Hollywood NOW) in recognizing a sci-fi story that embraces feminist themes and has a strong female protagonist. DEADLINE JANUARY 29, 2018.

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ARTEMIS LAUNCH & EXPANDING SUBMISSIONS 

 

Art by Karuna Arts

ARTEMIS LAUNCH & EXPANDING SUBMISSIONS 

Artemis has  partnered with Light Bringer Project to present a special award for a SCIENCE FICTION short story with strong feminist themes. The award is being co-sponsored by the Hollywood Chapter of the National Organization for Women. The winner’s story will be published in Artemis 2018 and the winner will receive a cash prize. In addition to science fiction submissions, expanding to include essays  highlighting our theme

“Women hold up half the sky”

The Roanoke Taubman Museum of Art will host our 2018 Artemis Launch on Friday, May 4, 2018

 

 

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Artemis expands submissions to include essays and short stories highlighting our theme of  “Women hold up half the sky”

 

“Fireflys” by Gina Lothian-Stanley

Artist Gina Lothian-Stanley has been featured in many of our Artemis Journals. In art or writing, Gina’s works are a reflection of her personal experiences, observations of life, and her concerns for the future of humanity and the changing world. Gina is a multi-media artist, teacher and writer living in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia.

 

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Nikki Giovanni To Be Guest Speaker At Artemis Launch 

 

 Nikki Giovanni To Be Guest Speaker At Artemis Launch

Nikk Giovanni
Nikki Giovanni

Artemis is pleased to announce our upcoming Artemis 2017 launch at the Taubman Museum of Art on May 5th featuring a reading by the acclaimed poet, Nikki Giovanni.

Friday, May 5th – 7:00 pm

Roanoke Taubman Museum of Art – 110 Salem Ave., Roanoke, Va.24011

Event is free and open to the public.

The 2017 Artemis Journals will be released at the event and available for purchase.

 

 

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