Tuesday, February 26, 2008

ACCD Poetry Contest

Join us for the Alamo Community College District Poetry Celebration! The decade of the Poetry Slam has been transformed into a multi-level celebration of poetry.

ACCD Poetry Celebration Wednesday, April 9, 2008
7 pm - 9:30 pm
San Antonio College McAllister Auditorium

Here's how it works:
Student Poetry Competition
All ACCD students are invited to participate in a juried poetry writing contest. Students should prepare FIVE poems for the judges' review & critique, as well as a short paragraph (5 to 7 sentences) which describes why the contestant writes poetry.

Poetry should be submitted either in hard copy or electronic files for competition by 2 pm, Thursday, March 27, 2008 to Jane Focht-Hansen, SAC English, GH 123 or jfocht-hansen@mail.accd.edu.

All poems must be legible; handwritten drafts are not acceptable!

Prizes: $125 (1st place), $100 (2nd place) and $75 (3rd place)

For more information, contact Jane Focht-Hansen, SAC English, at jfocht-hansen@mail.accd.edu