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multigenre contest: The Eyes of Babylon

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    THE EYES OF BABYLON NATIONAL WRITING CONTEST The producers of The Eyes of Babylon have launched a national writing contest to promote the play s Off-Broadway
    Message 1 of 2 , Jun 1, 2011
      THE EYES OF BABYLON NATIONAL WRITING CONTEST

      The producers of The Eyes of Babylon have launched a national writing contest
      to promote the play's Off-Broadway run, June 14th–July 3rd, 2011 in NYC

      The Eyes of Babylon presents the true story of playwright and performer Jeff Key,
      who joined the Marines in 2001 as a 34-year-old gay man. Key transforms the pages of
      his Iraq journal into a stunning, raw, funny and indelible solo performance about going
      to battle, being gay in the military, and finding peace when you are at war with yourself.

      DRAMA: Play or Screenplay (up to 15 pages)
      Judge: Del Shores

      PROSE: Fiction/Nonfiction (up to 15 pages)
      Judge: Aimee Bender

      POETRY: 1—3 poems (up to 8 pages)
      Judge: Timothy Donnelly

      PRIZES:
      GRAND PRIZE $1000 (one overall winner) PLUS
      —Publication on The Eyes of Babylon website
      —Trip to New York City to meet Jeff Key
      —Read for a New York audience of the play
      —Swag bag and art/memorabilia from the play

      1st PRIZE: $500 (1 per genre) & 2nd PRIZE: $200 (1 per genre)
      plus:
      —Publication on The Eyes of Babylon website
      —Two tickets to the play
      —Swag bag and art/memorabilia from the play

      Honorable Mention (2 per genre)
      —Two tickets to the play
      —Swag bag and art/memorabilia from the play

      Submission deadline is June 14th.
      Entry fee is $15. For more details, submission guidelines, and to submit electronically, please go to:
      http://www.theeyesofbabylon.com/writing-contest/
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