INTERNATIONAL LITERARY AND ART COMPETITION (COMIC BOOK CONTEST)
FOR CHILDREN, YOUTH AND FAMILIES
Competition organizer: The Society of Jesus Southern Polish Province Missionary Department
Competition partner: Polish Studies Association based at the Faculty of Polish Studies of the Jagiellonian University
1. Promote Father Beyzym’s life and activities.
2. Develop comics’ text creation skills.
3. Support social mindfulness; develop empathy and sensitivity with regard to the environment needs.
The competition is aimed at children, youth and families. The competition participant:
Learns about Father Beyzym’s life and activities, as well as the history of people and places connected with his personality.
The competition entries can represent the chosen Father’s biography period, depicted from different prospects, e.g. from the viewpoint of people who met or knew Father Beyzym, his deeds or places connected with his activities, etc.
Prepares the competition entry individually or in two-three people family team.
Creates 3 A4 comics sheets (4 scenes per sheet; drawings and text in Polish, English, French or Ukrainian) using markers, felt-tip pens, ink or ballpoint pens.
Uses only the black writing and a white or light background.
Sends the entry scan or a good-quality photo to the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Attaches the scan or a photo of the filled in application form with the personally signed statement.
The e-mailed materials should be identifiable, e.g.: author’s name and surname, comics/sheet.