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Announcing the University of Chicago Magazine Alumni Haiku Contest

Announcing the University of Chicago Magazine Alumni Haiku Contest

Five. Seven. And five.
Syllable by syllable,
the theme: Chicago.

Winners printed here,
black ink on these white pages.
Fortune follows too.

For those who like their 
info straight: it’s a haiku
contest. See below.

Winning haiku will appear in the Mar–Apr/07 University of Chicago Magazine.

$300 First Prize
$200 Second Prize
$100 Third Prize

1. Submissions are limited to three original, previously unpublished haiku about the University—in English, in the five-seven-five syllabic format. 

2. Submissions must be typewritten or e-mailed, with the author’s name and address on a separate cover sheet or e-mailed.

3. All submissions must be postmarked by January 15, 2007.

Send entries to:
Alumni Haiku Contest
University of Chicago Magazine
5801 South Ellis Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60637

Or via e-mail to:
Subject line: Haiku