Martin Luther King, Jr. – inspired Art and Performance Contest entry deadline May 1


April 29, 2014

Are you inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr or other civil rights leaders such as Gandhi, Nelson Mandela, Cesar Chavez and Harvey Milk? Express yourself by entering your artwork or performance to the Second Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. – Inspired Art and Performance Contest, open to all MIT Undergraduates and Graduate Students and Wellesley students cross registered at MIT this semester. Your entry should be related to or inspired by any of the ideals of Dr. King and/or other civil rights leaders in the past or current human rights activists in the US and the World. These ideals include freedom, justice, peace, equality, civil rights, human rights and/or social justice. Entries can be visual art (painting, photography, sculpture, video), performance art (music, song, spoken word, dance, theater), or literary work (poetry, short story, speech, play). Win cash prizes up to $250 each! The deadline to submit entries is Monday, May 5th, and the contest/performance date is Thursday, May 8th at 7PM in W20-407. Here is your chance to show off your creativity and artistic skills to the MIT community. Have fun and win money! Visit the website for more information. Photo by Will Marlow.

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