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2021 Black Lives Matter Writing Contest Awards Ceremony

Date and Time: Thursday, May 27, 4:30-6 pm

“A Call for Accountability: Reassessing How We Care for Black Womxn”

The Department of African American Studies, the Mu chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, and the Center for Excellence in Writing and Communication invite you to the awards ceremony for the winners of the 2020 and 2021 Black Lives Matter Writing Contests. We plan to feature both this year’s winners as well as last year’s, due to the cancellation of the awards ceremony in Spring 2020.

The event will be formatted as a Zoom webinar and feature readings from the winning pieces of 2020 and 2021’s contests. To attend the awards ceremony, registration is required. You can register for the ceremony by clicking here and filling out theregistration form. Please feel free to contact the CEWC’s Associate Director, Evin Groundwater, at e.groundwater@uci.edu with any questions. We look forward to seeing you all there!

Co-sponsored by the Department of African American Studies, the Mu chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, and the Center of Excellence in Writing and Communication.