The shortlist and Scandinavian Selection for the “The Public Library Prize for Electronic Literature” has been selected after careful scrutiny by the jury. 55 works of literature were submitted for the contest and due to the high quality of works in the pool, it was difficult to select the shortlist. This is why the jury has has choosen to include an honorable mention to a group of works that were runner-ups to the shortlist.
Danish libraries will from autumn 2019 to spring 2021 work with multi literacy in high schools and public schools and present to the general public works of electronic literature. The selection of works from the Prize for Electronic Literature will form the core of this dissemination effort.
The winner will be announced 30th of April at a public event at Dokk1, Aarhus Denmark and online at litteratursiden.dk.
Mez Breeze: Perpetual Nomads, http://perpetual-nomads.com/
Winnie Soon: Vocable Code http://siusoon.net/vocable-code/
Will Luers: Tales of Automation, http://will-luers.com/tales-of-automation/
Alan Bigelow: The Forever Club, http://www.webyarns.com/forever/missing/missing.html
Amira Hanafi: A dictionary of the revolution, http://qamosalthawra.com/en
Serge Bouchardon and Vincent Volckaert: Loss of Grasp http://lossofgrasp.com
Jason Nelson: Acesulfame K, http://www.dpoetry.com/falling/
Simon Theis Hansen: Månens Faser. (Phases of the Moon.), https://itunes.apple.com/dk/app/m%C3%A5nens-faser/id1460394956?l=da&mt=8
iOS / Android app
Thomas Seest, Christina Hagen, Per Aage Brandt, Kasper Hesselbjerg, Peter Højrup et. al.: Taler til et sted (Talking to a Place), https://vimeo.com/album/4790769
Web based/VR360 Video
Andreas Refsgaard : Poems about things http://andreasrefsgaard.dk/project/poems-about-things/
Helen Burgess and Margaret Simon: Intimate Fields
Mark C. Marino, John Murray, Joellyn Rock, Ken Joseph: Salt Immortal Sea
J.R. Carpenter: This is a Picture of Wind,
web based/optimized for phones
Mikkel Loose Thybo & Andreas Refsgaard: BooksBy.AI,
web based/Machine Learning
Jacob Riising: SMS fra Karmaboy - Det store pølsemysterium (The Great Sausage Mystery)