CCM-ENTROPY Treasure Hunt
Yes, it’s true—CCM’s got a Treasure Hunt transpiring over the second and third days (Friday & Saturday, April 10th and 11th) of the AWP 2015 conference in Minneapolis. In order to win stickers, shirts, and/or books, you must achieve one of the following (note: once you win, you CANNOT go in for another win. One win per attendee):
☐ Find AT Grant: Convince him to go with you to the CCM/Two Dollar Radio table. Introduce AT Grant to either Michael J Seidlinger or Janice Lee. Manage a photo. Post to social media.
☐ Succeed in selling a CCM book to an unsuspecting conference attendee. *must be at the table, within view of Michael J Seidlinger or Janice Lee.
☐ Spot a CCM/Entropy sticker plastered to convention center property. Take the photo. Post it to social media. Tag Michael Seidlinger and Michael Copeland.
☐ Take a photo with the author of the book you just bought from the CCM/Two Dollar Radio table. Make sure to hold up the book, make it visible, in the photo. Post to social media and tag CCM, Michael J Seidlinger, and Michael Copeland.
☐ Sing/scream a verse or chorus from an Andrew WK song. Record it. Post it to social media. Tag CCM, Michael J Seidlinger, and Michael Copeland.
☐ Recite a line at the CCM/Two Dollar Radio table from Robert Vaughan’s Addicts & Basements, Kyle Muntz’s Green Lights, Edward J Rathke’s Noir: A Love Story, Matthew Salesses’s I’m Not Saying, I’m Just Saying, James Pates’s The Fassbinder Diaries, or Shya Scanlon’s Forecast. Must be within view of the CCM/Two Dollar Radio table (also needs to be: recorded and uploaded to social media).
☐ Capture Sean Doyle on audio/video telling you an anecdote or story. Post it to social media, tag CCM, Michael J Seidlinger, and Michael Copeland.
☐ Get the hug-of-approval from Jamie Iredell – photo proof necessary (aka social media photo upload).
☐ Meet xTx and manage to get her to tell you “We’re coping.” Proof necessary – your copy of Today I Am A Book must have both xTx’s signature and the words “We’re coping.”
☐ Meet Brandi Wells and manage to get her to tell you “We’re coping.” Proof necessary – your copy of This Boring Apocalypse must have both Brandi’s signature and the words “We’re coping.”
☐ Find Alexandra Naughton. Convince her to walk with you to the CCM/Two Dollar Radio table and read a poem or two, filmed via your phone and uploaded to social media. Tag CCM, Michael J Seidlinger, and Michael Copeland.
☐ Find Brandon Hobson. Ask him, “What famous writer once dated Charlie Chaplin’s wife Oona before they were married?” Film and post the answer to social media, tag CCM, Michael J Seidlinger, and Michael Copeland.
☐ Contact Gabino Iglesias, get him to text you “We’re coping.” Screencap, upload to social media, and show to the CCM table representative.
☐ Find Justin Sirois. Get him to give you a copy of Falcons on the Floor, signed with the phrase, “We’re coping.” Capture a photo, upload to social media (and tag CCM, Michael J Seidlinger, and Michael Copeland). Show to the CCM table representative.
☐ Prove to Michael J Seidlinger that you’re coping – be it a bout of being hungover from the previous nights events or a damn good story. Either works.
☐ Dress up as Andrew WK and show up at the CCM/Two Dollar Radio. Be convincing. Would be cool if you really were Andrew WK showing up at the table.
☐ Get a photo with Seidlinger holding up the metal horns – upload and tag Michael J Seidlinger and Michael Copeland.
☐ Find a copy of the Holy Bible. Circle a passage that resonates with your current state of being, take a photo, and post to social media. Tag Janice Lee.
☐ Baby, it’s cold outside. Get out of the conference hotel for a bit and get some fresh air. Take a picture of a bird. Post to social media and tag Entropy and Janice Lee.
PRIZES AVAILABLE: CCM titles from the entire Quarter 1 2015 Catalogue, CCM titles from previous Catalogues, CCM-Entropy tee-shirts (designed by Sommer Browning), CCM-Entropy stickers, advanced readers copies (ARCs) from Quarter 2 and 3 2015 Catalogues from authors like Sean H Doyle, Jamie Iredell, Darby Larson, Katie Jean Shinkle, John Colasacco, and M Kitchell, plus many more surprise prizes and items to be announced during the conference, so stay tuned!
NOTE – Prizes are handed out by either Michael J Seidlinger or Janice Lee only.
UPDATES: Check this post for updates, we’ll be adding new prizes and tasks regularly throughout the conference. Also follow the collective Two-Dollar Radio/CCM Bookfair Facebook Event Page, and follow CCM-Entropy on Facebook & Twitter: CCM Facebook & Twitter / Entropy Facebook & Twitter / Enclave Facebook & Twitter.
☒☒Get hunting early because once the prizes are gone, the hunt is over.