Rewriting Realities 2018:
Reflections on Identity

Submit your Words, your Art, your story

Entries Due February 24, 2018

What makes you you?

HOW HAVE OTHER CULTURES CHANGED YOU?

WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENT ELEMENTS OF YOURSELF?

HOW HAS PRIVILEGE (YOURS OR OTHERS’) SHAPED YOUR LIFE

About the competition

Three categories, $1800 in prizes, infinite ways to express yourself
"If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?"― Jalaluddin Mevlana Rumi

What are the intersections of your identity? What groups or cultures shape your identity? What personal influences have defined who you are? Where do you feel most comfortable?

Tell us through poetry, essays, prose, paintings, drawings, graphic art or videos. Tell us your way.

There are no stylistic constraints in any category because we want to see you — your perspectives, your ideas and your thoughts.

Three winners will be chosen from each of three categories: Creative literature, Visual art and Digital storytelling.

  • Poetry, essays, short stories

  • Paintings, drawings, photography

  • Video, graphic design, web design

Requirements

Yes, there are a few rules.

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Questions?

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