Print & Publishing Symposium 4th Edition, Aug 13 - 15, 2015

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, 4th 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, during the Yukon Riverside Arts Festival

Participating Artists: 
Peter Braune (Granville Island, BC)
John Steins ( Dawson City, YT)
Emily Davidson (Halifax, NS)
Todd Stewart (Montreal, QC)
Dan Dowhal (Dawson City, YT)
Seripop - Yannick Desranleau and Chloe Lum (Montreal, QC)
Barbarian Press - Jan & Crispin Elsted (Mission, BC)
Oak Heart Collective (Dawson City, YT)
Jill Stanton (Edmonton, AB)
& More!

The Dawson Daily News Postcard Story Competition

As part of the 4th annual Dawson Daily News Print & Publishing Symposium (Aug 14 - 16, 2015), the Dawson City Community Library, KIAC, and Parks Canada are pleased to announce the Dawson Daily News  Postcard Story Competition. We’re looking for the best story of up to 150 words in the English language on the theme of Gone Wild. 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: $250 and the winning entry will also be read aloud at the symposium’s concluding event, which will be broadcast on community radio. Some entries selected by our jury may also be published in a special hand-printed booklet being produced during the symposium.

Eligibility: This competition is open to all Canadian citizens and landed immigrants. Story must be previously unpublished, fiction, poetry, or nonfiction.

Deadline: 3 Aug 2015. 

1.    Submissions will be accepted in hardcopy form on only.
2.    Hardcopy entries should be handwritten or printed legibly on any standard sized post card
3.    Include your name, phone number, e-mail address, and story title on the postcard.
4.    Only one entry per person is allowed.
5.    To be eligible, hardcopy entries must be postmarked on 3 Aug 2015.
6.    Mail hardcopy entries to: PCS Competition, KIAC, Box 8000, Dawson City, YT, Y0B 1G0. 

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