Congratulations to the winners and finalists in the Under the Influence: Music that Inspires Expression Contest! Contest entries will remain posted on this website.
First Place – Felicia Olin
Second Place – Rebecca Young
Third Place – Katie Molck
Finalists: Bethany Burbridge, Lola Lucas, Mandy Magill, Christopher Martin, John McCarthy, William Morris, Ken Pease, Elizabeth Quick, Thomas Sidener
Please join the Springfield community and surrounding areas in a discussion of the book that inspired this contest, Carson McCullers’ The Heart is a Lonely Hunter. Click here for more information about The Big Read in Central Illinois and a full list of scheduled Big Read events throughout the months of February and March 2011. Participating communities include Springfield, Chatham, Rochester, Williamsville, Jacksonville, Ashland, Pleasant Plains, and Sherman. All events are FREE and open to the public!
“But all the time – no matter what she was doing – there was music.” – Carson McCullers, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter