Contest Submission Deadline is December 11, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.
Explanation of the Contest
(re)imaginings is an opportunity to add your imagination to Tommy Orange's, There There, Tri-C’s Common Reading Program text for Fall 2020.
You can (re)imagine any portion of the book in any medium or explore the book’s themes. Your (re)imagined entry should reflect the ideas raised in Orange's book.
The idea is to relate something from the text in the form of a poem, essay, song, sculpture, play, dance, short film, speech, recipe, photograph, painting, research project, poster, etc. It’s up to you to choose a form that works for you.
- Must be currently enrolled as a Tri-C student throughout the Fall 2020 semester
- One entry per student or group
- Students interested in entering the contest must obtain a faculty sponsor. Faculty sponsors do not have to be a current instructor of the entrant
Call for Submissions
Open submissions will begin Oct. 15, 2020 at midnight EST and close Dec. 11, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. EST. A judging panel will meet to evaluate the entries. Winners will be notified in January via the contact information provided. Contest creators reserve the right to shorten or extend the call for submissions. Submissions become the property of Cuyahoga Community College and may be used/reproduced in various marketing and educational endeavors without any future claim to copyright or compensation.
How to Enter
Finalists in categories of Creative Writing, Visual, Performance, Media, and Academic will be awarded prizes. All finalists will be considered for one of three grand prizes: People’s Choice, President’s Choice, Best in Show - those winners will receive an additional prize.
(re)imaginings Celebratory Reception
Selected entries will be honored and displayed in a virtual college-wide (re)imaginings celebratory event in February 2021.
Contest Creators retain the right to cancel or adjust the contest at any time.