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Annual Gala Winners Reading

From left to right: Layne Ransom, Lindsey P. LaVal, Spencer McNelly

Tonight! The Writers Community will be hosting its annual Undergraduate Gala Winners Reading. The reading serves as one of the outstanding prizes awarded to Layne Ransom, Lindsey P. LaVal, and Spencer McNelly for winning the top three places at the Undergraduate Writers Gala last fall. The reading will be in Bracken Library, room 104, at 7:30 p.m. Come out and celebrate this great accomplishment of your peers by listening to their work. It’s sure to be a great time, so don’t miss out!

Don’t miss the Annual Undergraduate Writers Gala tonight!

Today is the Annual Undergraduate Writers Gala. For those who have never been to this event before, twenty students will present a piece of their own written work to a panel of judges made up of English Department faculty. This year, the judges are as follows: Rai Peterson, Cathy Day, and Jared Sexton, along with Creative Writing graduate student Audrey Brown. Winners of first, second, and third place will be awarded prizes consisting of literary journals, books, books by BSU professors, and their own reading in the spring.  The Gala will be held in the Atrium, room 175, and is set to start at 7:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public, so bring your friends and family to celebrate the pursuit of writing! There will also be a free raffle to anyone who would like to participate. Good luck all you wonderful undergraduate readers!

*Readers are to be at AJ 175 by 7:15 p.m.

The Annual Undergraduate Writers Gala is here!

Next Tuesday, December 7th, is the Annual Undergraduate Writers Gala. For those that have never been to it before, twenty students will present a piece of their own written work to a panel of judges made up of English Department faculty. Winners of first, second, and third place will be awarded prizes consisting of literary journals, books, and books by BSU professors. The Gala will be held in the Atrium, room 175, and is set to start at 7:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public, so bring your friends and family to celebrate the pursuit of writing!

IMPORTANT NOTES FOR READERS

Check in with Writers Community officers Tyler Gobble and Elysia Smith at 7:15 p.m., before the Gala. Readers are also expected to submit a bio to be read as their introduction no later than Sunday, December 5th, at midnight. The bio should NOT exceed 75 words and should be sent with your piece in a single .doc to writers@bsu.edu.