2013 AFRICAN AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH POSTER COMPETITION

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2013 AFRICAN AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH POSTER COMPETITION

Time: February 8, 2013 all day
Location: Los Angeles County
Website or Map: http://www.culturela.org/
Phone: 212.202.5545
Event Type: contest
Organized By: University Park Family
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All students K-12 in Los Angeles County are invited to participate in  Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's poster competition.

Contest Theme: “Continuing the Dream: African Americans at the Crossroad of Freedom and Equality.”

Contest participation requires the creation of an original artwork, by selecting a pioneer from the suggested list below. In your art work depict the impact your selected “pioneer” had on history and/or your everyday life:

Arthur Ashe, Barbara Jordan, Benjamin Banneker, Biddy Mason, Charles Richard Drew, Daniel Hale Williams, Florence Griffith-Joyner, Frederick Douglass, Harry Belafonte, Jesse Owens, Josephine Baker, Mae Jemison, Marian Anderson, Shirley Chisolm, Thurgood Marshall, Virginia Hamilton, W.E.B Du Bois, Wendell Scott

All entries should be delivered or mailed to:

Rebeca Guerrero

Department of Cultural Affairs

201 North Figueroa Street, Suite 1400

Los Angeles, CA 90012

212.202.5545

rebeca.guerrero@lacity.org

 

Complete guidelines will be posted at:

http://www. culturela.org

http://www.facebook.com/HeritageLA

Deadline: February 8, 2013

 

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