better UNDERSTANDING between the SEXES regarding GENDER, SEXUALITY and
CULTURE in a CREATIVE way
Description of the Cause
WoMen Project is a non-profit initiative, aiming to
edit a book that will allow an interaction between its writers and readers.
Its stories will be themed around personal relationships and the perceptions
By appreciating the stories we hope that the reader becomes motivated
to reflect on and better understand particular issues about the sexes,
concerning gender, sexuality and culture.
Description of the book:
The book will have an introduction followed by the
stories (prose and poetry), presented only by a title. At the end of
each story, the reader is invited to guess the sex of the author.
To discover the identity of the person behind the story, the book buyer
will have an ID number, with which they can log on to an allocated webpage.There,
in an interactive way, the reader could uncover the identity of the
writers, rate the quality of the stories and vote for the favourite
The Cause and the Book:
The Mystery factor regarding authorship encourages reading without gender
The interactive postreading interface will promote
to break gender barries and sterotypes.
Writers can Submit their verse and/or prose pieces
in English or Spanish.
Word documents in font size 12, Times New Roman.
Prose Submissions can be 3000 words maximum per piece.
Title the e-mail "WMP Competition".
Deadline: 7th April.
Writing Competition Dead line 7th April, click to download the poster
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