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Black History Month Exhibition

01 Oct to 19 Oct, 2015

Short Poetry Competition


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The theme of this year’s Black History Month competition is Inspiring Change and we are inviting you to write a poem about someone who has inspired and influenced your life. It could be a family member, friend or a well- known individual. No more than 200 words.

Age categories are Under 12s, 13 – 17 and over 18s.

Submit any style but no more than 200 words maximum.

Closing Date: Mon 19 Oct 2015 at 5pm.

The winner in each category will receive a prize.

Entries should be emailed to blackhistorymonth@bham.ac.uk with the Header title stating Poetry Competition 2015 with your name, email address, contact/mobile number and the age category you wish to enter.

For more information email blackhistorymonth@bham.ac.uk


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University of Birmingham

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