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 Department of Language, Literature, & Cultural Studies

Writing Contest

Hispanic Heritage Month Writing Contest

Sponsored by Bowie State University’s Department of Language, Literature, & Cultural Studies

Academic

Write an academic essay that focuses on themes and issues related to Hispanic culture. Essays can be expository, argu-mentative, and/or research-oriented. Essays can come from any discipline (History, Literature, Psychology, Natural Sciences, Public Health, Business, Fine Arts, etc.) Entries in English and Español are welcome. $50 BSU Bookstore gift card prize.

Creative

Write a poem, short story, or creative non-fiction piece that features themes, issues, and characters related to Hispanic characters. Entries in English and Español are welcome. $50 BSU Bookstore gift card prize.

Submit Your Work

Email entries to Dr. Horacio Sierra at hsierra@bowiestate.edu by Oct.15, 2018.