[GBW] Call for Entries-One Book, Many Interpretations: Second Edition

Marvel A Maring marvel.maring at gmail.com
Wed Dec 8 17:15:48 EST 2010


Hello!

I would like to request an Intent to Enter form.  My name and address are:

Marvel Maring
6131 Pacific St.
Omaha, NE  68106

Thank you very much.

Marvel Maring

On Wed, Dec 8, 2010 at 2:08 PM, Lesa Dowd <ldowd at chipublib.org> wrote:

> Please excuse cross-posting.
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> One Book, Many Interpretations: Second Edition
> Call for Entries
>
> Inaugurated for Chicago Book Week in the fall of 2001, the One Book, One
> Chicago program is launched each spring and fall to cultivate a culture of
> reading in Chicago by bringing our diverse city together around one
> outstanding book.
>
> In the fall of 2011, Chicago will celebrate ten years of the One Book, One
> Chicago program. To commemorate this occasion, the Chicago Public Library is
> asking bookbinders to interpret the ten most recent One Book, One Chicago
> selections through the art of binding. You are cordially invited to
> participate in the One Book, Many Interpretations: Second Edition
> exhibition. This exhibition will open in August 2011 at the Chicago Public
> Library's Special Collections Exhibit Hall with a Winter Garden reception.
>
> * The exhibit will be juried to include the top bindings created for each
> title (maximum 50 books total).  Monetary prizes will be awarded for the
> best binding submitted for each One Book title.
>
> * The Chicago Public Library wishes to have all One Book selections
> represented by artistic bindings in the exhibition. In order to accomplish
> this, you will be asked to rank the books in order of preference for
> binding. Each binder's rankings as well as the date each official Intent to
> Enter form is received will be used to assign titles to binders.
>
> * The first 100 binders to submit the Intent to Enter will also receive a
> reading copy of the assigned book with their registration packets. The
> binder may choose to bind this edition or select another edition of the same
> book.
>
> Completed Intent forms must be received no later than January 17, 2011.
>
> To receive an official Intent to Enter form, please send your name and
> mailing address to:
> Lesa Dowd, Conservator
> Special Collections and Preservation Division
> Chicago Public Library
> Harold Washington Library Center
> 400 South State Street
> Chicago, IL 60605
> Email: ldowd at chipublib.org
>
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