Diasporic Literature Spot – First Literary Phrase Competition Results
After the completion of counting of the votes the organising committee would like to announce the winners of the Diasporic First Literary Phrase Compeition 2010 in the English language.
From the forty-four phrases in the competition and after as many votes cast by the writers who participated, the following entries were awarded and received:
First Prize is awarded to George Nikolopoulos and his phrase number 42 which has collected 5 votes (winning the $200AUD ).
Second Prize is awarded to Marvin Rabinovich with his phrase number 2 which collected 4 votes ( $100 AUD ).
- 3 votes were collected by phrase numbers 4, 19, 29, and 34.
- 2 votes were collected by phrases 21, 33 and 36.
- 1 vote was collected by phrases 1, 3, 7, 8, 9, 13, 14, 15, 17, 23, 25, 27, 28, 35, 37, 38, 43.
Congratulations to the winners. Diasporic Literature Spot would like to sincerely thank the sponsor of this competition which was Onesilos Communications and in particular Mr Dinos Toumazos. Some of the phrases were really inspirational. It is important to note that most of these phrases received at least one vote and all except one participant received at least one vote.
The winners will be contacted soon.
From the organising Committee:
Iakovos Garivaldis – Writer, Software Engineer, D.L.S. Administrator
Gabrielle Morgan – Writer, Literary Editor