The UCLA Library’s Third Annual International Edible Book Festival
The Young Research Library (YRL) Portico
When: Friday, April 1st (no joke!), from 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Why: To celebrate the consumption of booksin all ways and to honor Judith Hoffberg, donor of the artists’ books collection at the Arts Library
How: Create an edible book entry for this festival!! Enter the festival as an individual, a unit or department, as a group, and/or in collaboration with your student assistants. To work as a group or to easily involve your student assistants, consider brainstorming ideas together and then bringing back components for your team to assemble.
Entries will be judged in a variety of categories, including: Most Creative, Best Tasting, The People’s Choice, and the Best Student Entry.
For GREAT ideas, check these links:
- International Edible Book Festival, main page (http://www.books2eat.com)
- UCLA Library International Edible Book Festival, Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=10235648725)
- The International Edible Book Festival Gallery Tasty Samples (http://colophon.com/ediblebooks/photos.html)
Everyone is welcome to come by and enjoy the event!
If you’re going to create an entry, please send an RSVP to enter the Edible Books Festival by Thursday, March 24 to Monica at (firstname.lastname@example.org) to reserve a spot at the table. For the RSVP, it’s helpful if you include the name of the book you’re working on, the anticipated dimensions of the edible book entry, and the names of individuals on your team. Space is limited, so sign up soon!
The International Edible Book Festival at UCLA is jointly sponsored by: The UCLA Library, the Library Staff Association, and the International Edible Book Festival Working Group at UCLA.