eJuggle: IJA

3rd Annual IJA Video Tutorial Contest – March 1st – 31st

Hey folks! It’s my distinct pleasure to announce the the 3rd annual IJA Video Tutorial Contest!  The contest, which will take place from March 1st to March 31st, 2012 looks to be the largest and most exciting tutorial contest to date! Entrants film tutorial videos, upload them to Juggling.tv and YouTube.com, and submit them via the entry form, which will be …

Thanks!

What a great first month we had! There are so many people to thank for the initial success of the ezine. The ezine team is David Landowne, Dave Pawson, Erin Stephens, and Scott Seltzer. What a great group of people taking initiative and making sure that things get done, and done well. In the first month, we probably had more …

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Vote for the Ezine’s Name

Get into the election fever and help us choose a name for the ezine. Below is a list of over 100 names suggested for this ezine. What do you like best? Air Airborn All about Juggling Anti-gravity Balls-in-the-air Cascades Catch Catch This Catch Up Catch What You Throw Up Catch-up on Juggling Caught in the Act Clubs, Balls, Rings & …

IJA 2-Count Podcast: Episode 1

This month’s podcast starts off with an introduction of the show format and then news about the 2012 IJA fest, the launch of the Ezine and the podcast, and the 2011 IJA DVD. Then we move on to discussing a NY Times article about women in juggling, followed by a little history about another female juggler, Laura Green the Juggling …

Remembering the IJA Newsletter circa 1976-78

The IJA’s moving away, after 64 years, from having a printed publication causes me to reminisce about my time as IJA Newsletter editor. I think Hovey Burgess was the Newsletter editor when I first received a copy. Then Don and Lana Reed took over for something over a year. I had personal access to a computer (BBN’s TENEX time-sharing system), …

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Name the Ezine, Win Prizes

The IJA’s crack team of volunteers has been working furiously for the past few months on the organization’s new ezine venture.  Focused on developing new content instead of adding bells and whistles, we’ve neglected other aspects of this ezine’s design. As a result, the design of the site is presently fairly minimalistic – essentially conforming to the basic WordPress template. …

Welcome to the eZine

The IJA publications have a rich and varied history. “The Juggler’s Bulletin” (1944-1949) actually preceeded the IJA but became the offical mouthpiece of the organization for its first few years. After that was the “IJA Newsletter” (1949-1980) before the IJA switched to a more formal magazine format with “Juggler’s World” (1981-1998) and then for the past 13 years, “JUGGLE” (1998-2011). …