DFLA 2019 Essay Contest

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Essay Prompt

Although the term "feminist" turns off a lot of people, many women (and men) identify this way for the term’s presumption of equality between genders. Similarly many view themselves as "whole life" because they adhere to non-violence and a consistent life ethic throughout the full human cycle. Evaluate the term "whole-life feminist."


$2,500 to the Winner
$1,000 to the 1st Runner Up
$   500 to the 2nd Runner Up

Rules & Essay Submission

Contest Dates:
- March 14, 2019 to June 23, 2019

Abbreviated Rules:
- Age 17 - 26
- Full Time Student or Forthcoming Full Time Student
- 500-800 words
- American Citizenship

Complete Rules & Essay Submission

Optional References

A 45-minute panel discussion from the 2018 DFLA Conference that might help with ideas or inspiration:

Last Year's Winning Essays

2018 Winners


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