Skyline College Library’s Book Spine Poetry Contest Winners!

National Poetry Month ended the month of April with the Book Spine Workshop & Contest, hosted by Skyline College Library on April 19, . Several students selected and stacked books to create their own inventive and expressive poems. The prizes were one $25, $15, and $10 gift card, a donation courtesy of Skyline College Bookstore.

First place winner for the $25 gift card was “Our Restless Century” by Kylea Pearson:

Rebels against WAR

The Future is Ours

Speaking Up

The Power of Protest

Letting go

The Rattling Chains

The Restless Century

 

Second place winner for the $15 gift card was “Global Existentialism” by Clayborne Go

Life As It Is

Of Molecules and Men

Only Skin Deep

In Our Own Image

The Design of Future Things

The Age of Oil

Plastic

Industrial

Rockets and Missiles

War on the Mind

 

Third place winner for the $10 gift card was “Not Safe For Writing” (NSFW) by Gabriel Capili

Censorship

Of Poetry & Protest

Consumed

The Way We Really Are

Give Your Speech, Change the World

Don’t let them scare you

 

The Library would like to thank all of our students who participated in the Book Spine Workshop & Contest event, as well as congratulate the winners.

 

Article by Sherri Wyatt | Photo by Pia Walawalkar

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