Saturday, November 27, 2010

Final Day to Submit -- this Sunday!

All submissions are due by Sunday night to!  We accept up to five poems, fifteen pages of prose, and five photos/works of art per person.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Social Justice Open Mic this Saturday!

Avanim is teaming up with Hillel's Social Justice and CU Records to bring you a night of live readings and music by student performers!  We'll also be having an open mic session -- so bring along any poetry, prose, or songs you'd like to share!

When: Saturday, Nov. 20, 7-11pm
Where: John Jay Lounge

See you there!

(P.S. Check out our facebook page for the event.)

Extended Deadline for Submissions

We're giving everyone one more week to send in submissions for our fall issue!  The NEW DEADLINE will be Sunday, Nov. 28 by midnight.  If you missed our first deadline, don't forget to send in your work this time to

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Last week to submit to Avanim!

Don't forget to send in your poetry, prose, and visual art submissions to Avanim by Nov. 15!

All submissions are due to by Monday night.

Wanted: Readers and Performers for Open Mic Night, Nov. 20!

Avanim, Hillel's Social Justice, and CU Records are coming together to bring you a night of musical performances, slam poetry, and live readings on November 20 at 7pm!

We want student writers, poets, and musicians to come and share their work!  All types of poetry, prose, and music are welcome, especially those with a social justice theme.

Interested?  Send an email to by November 14 with a sample piece of work or a brief description of what you plan to perform.

See you all there!

At the event, we will be selling bracelets to raise funds for the Agahozo Shalom Youth Village, a home for children orphaned by the 1994 Rwandan genocide.

Monday, November 1, 2010

Submit to Avanim by November 15!

Avanim is currently accepting submissions of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, art, and photography for its fall issue!

We accept submissions from Columbia undergraduates, graduate students, and alumni.  Submissions should be limited to no more than 5 poems, 15 pages of prose, and 5 photographs or works of art.

All submissions should be sent to by November 15, 2010.

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