Crash Into A Dystopian or Post-Apocalyptic Universe Celebrating Popular Young Adult Fiction through the month of June
What are Dystopian and Post-Apocalyptic Fiction? Dystopian An alternate universe where everything is worse, often environmentally and governmentally Post-Apocalyptic An alternate universe where society has been decimated by some form of disaster, such as war or plague
Create your own dystopian or post-apocalyptic world. Short StoriesPaintingsDioramas Book TrailersPoetry 10 Minute Skits
Deadlines: Friday, June 15, 2012: Young adult patrons between the ages of 12 and 18 will have to sign up to participate in the final contest by this date. Friday, June 22, 2012: Submissions must be turned in for review, either a short explanation of the idea for a painting or diorama, or a final script of the book trailers, poems, or skits. Because only the winning short story would be exposed to the public, these do not have to be pre-approved.Saturday, June 23, 2012: Contestants must be ready with their submissions by 9:30.
And the winners are… Prizes Donated by The Friends of the Library: 1st place prize: Kindle Touch 2nd place prize: Hunger Games Collector’s Edition boxed set 3rd place: $20 Barnes and Noble Gift Card