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Express Yourself Summer Challenge

May 29, 2020 - October 15, 2020

Express Yourself Summer Art Challenge Submission Information:

  • Students grades 6th grade and older are challenged to create an original artistic work inspired by reading one or more listed books.
    • Artistic works may be in the form of a writing, photograph, drawing or other visual work, musical score and/or theatrical or dance piece.
    • Submissions should be made no later than September 15, 2020 to leoarts1908@gmail.com
    • Submissions should be made in electronic form, e.g. .pdf or .jpg file for still works.
    • For motion works, submissions should be made in the form of webm, .MPG, .MP2, MPEG, MPE, MPV, OGG, mp4, M4P, M4V, AVI, WMV, or MOV. Video submissions shall be no longer than 5 minutes.
    • Please include a cover to your submission with the following information: Name, address, telephone number, email, grade, and school.

Book List:
Middle School (1st Prize $ 125, 2nd Prize $75)
For Rising 6th -8th grade DeKalb County Students
Black Boy by Richard Wright
Harlem Stomp by Laban G. Hill
I, Too, Am America by Langston HughesHigh School (1st Prize $ 200, 2nd Prize $100)For Rising 9th – 12th grades DeKalb County Students
Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston



May 29, 2020
October 15, 2020


Lambda Epsilon Omega Arts