Presented by the Dawson City Community Library, the Klondike Institute of Art & Culture, and Parks Canada with the generous financial support of the Yukon Arts Fund.
The Dawson Daily News Print & Publishing Symposium, 3rd Edition will feature a series of workshops, artist talks, open studios, demonstrations, and publication projects featuring artists representing many facets of Print & Publishing from across Canada. All projects will take place in the historic former hub of publishing in Dawson City, The Dawson Daily News between noon - 6pm on Aug 16 & 17. Stay tuned for a detailed program.
Dawson Daily News Print & Publishing Symposium Postcard
As part of the upcoming 3rd Edition of the Dawson Daily News Print
& Publishing Symposium, Aug 16 – 17, The Dawson City Community Library and
Klondike Institute of Art & Culture are accepting submissions to their
Postcard Story Competition.
We’re looking for the best story of up to 150 words in the English language on
the theme of “My Inner Animal.” It can be humorous, dramatic, poetic … it’s up
to you and your creativity. Grab a postcard, write your 150-word submission
(legibly, please), and send it to us.
Award: $150 and 100 printed postcard copies for the winning entry. The winning
entry will also be published in the Klondike Sun. The three best entries
selected by our jury will be presented aloud at a public event during the 14th
Annual Yukon Riverside Arts Festival.
Eligibility: This competition is open to all Canadian
citizens and landed immigrants. Story must be previously unpublished, fiction
Deadline: All entries must be received by KIAC by 5 p.m. on
August 15th. Please keep in mind that snail mail can take several days to reach
Dawson City. There is no entry fee other than your own postage costs. Address:
Box 8000, Dawson City, YT. Y0B1G0.