Themes
Belief and Fiction

Belief and Fiction

seeks to address questions of spiritual and religious faith, artistic world-building, cultural enclaves, and historical narratives.

Word of Mouth

Word of Mouth

focused on speech, dialects, multilingualism, and oral traditions across the American South, a region distinguished by the amount of attention its residents receive for the ways in which they speak.

Nodes and Networks

Nodes and Networks

will investigate the ways physical and digital systems, cultural intersections, and interconnected webs of information provide alternative models for understanding the South’s present, history, and future.

Features
Interview

And it doesn’t have to look like what you witnessed. You’re here to make anew.

Danielle Deadwyler Feb 5, 2021

Yves Jeffcoat interviews Atlanta polymath Danielle Deadwyler ahead of the Atlanta Biennial and her current exhibition at MINT.

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Mood Ring
Legal Simulation and Non-Linear Time
Legal Simulation and Non-Linear Time

Using GIFs and a transcript from a live performance, Courtney McClellan investigates the relationships between mock trial, fiction, and narrative world-building.

Reader Burnaway Reader
Recents

Burnaway invites proposals for longform essays, features, and artist projects tied to three editorial themes: Word of Mouth, Belief and Fiction, and Nodes and Networks.

Part drawing and part assemblage, six new works on paper by artist Krista Clark reflect her practice of abstracting common building materials into sculptural forms.

Artist, writer, and DJ Yoon Nam questions how the invisible can become visible through love and intention, reconciling with the passage of time.