For the third time in the past four years, Dr. Jason Nelson has been short-listed for the annual New Media Writing Prize offered by Bournemouth University and If:Book International.
His interactive digital poem A Nervous System allows the player to explore an artwork about nomenclature and invention through a unique depth interface.
The New Media Writing Prize showcases exciting and inventive stories that integrate a variety of formats, platforms, and digital media. This international prize is now in its 7th year. The prize encourages and promotes the best in new media writing and is leading the way toward the future of the ‘written’ word and storytelling. In the past six years, the NMWP has attracted entries from the very best and most innovative writers in the field. For the 2016 competition there will be four prizes: The Main Prize, the Student Prize, the Dot Award, and the Gorkana Journalism Awards.
Experience A Nervous System here