Category: contest

"90-Second Newbery" Video Contest

Last week local author James Kennedy (The Order of Odd-Fish) announced a new contest that he is currating in conjunction with New York Public Library’s Betsy Bird. The 90-Second Newbery Video Contest challenges folks to take past Newberry Award winning novels and turn them into 90 second films. Kennedy is looking for films that are... Read more »

Freakonomics Book Giveaway

      Steven Levitt, William B. Ogden Distinguished Service Professor of Economics at University of Chicago, is one half of the duo that wrote the books Freakonomics and Super Freakonomics. He and journalist Stephen Dubner have a new project that was released on On Demand, Apple iTunes, Xbox Live, Playstation, Amazon and Vudu on... Read more »