Competitions

DEMAC Awards for women who dare to tell their story

The aim of the contest is to promote Mexican and other nationalities, women appropriating writing and dare to tell their stories in writing, to become aware of themselves, of their value as an individual and as a social subject.
Jurors take into account the fresh and truthful way were narrated the life experiences of each of the contestants women.

DEMAC Penitentiary contests. For women who dare to tell their story

DEMAC instituted this award in order to reach a group of women being deprived of their liberty can not easily share their stories.
Are heartbreaking testimonies that tell the path traveled up to prison.

Thematic contests

Women have specific problems that can be explored through contests that have been carried out with specific topics.
Read the stories that reach DEMAC is peek into the history of Mexico through different eyes, it is to receive invaluable information on daily events, unknown and full of humanism how the mere presence of women permeates the story.

List of winners

Award winning DEMAC autobiography

Los sabores de mi vida

García Lastra, Fátima
2011 – 2012

Somos uno

Ayora Talavera, Alicia
2011 – 2012

Auandarhu anapu (Del cielo)

Peña Belmonte, Morelia
2009 – 2010

La abuela de los baños

Gutiérrez Martínez, Josefina
2009 – 2010

Misereres y exsultates

Armenta, Celine
2007 – 2008

Que Dios te haga grande, México

Frangie de Harfuch, Olga
2005 – 2006

Historia de Luz

González-Báez Luján, Yvonne
2005 – 2006

Memorias obscenas

Ariceaga, Gloria
2005 – 2006

Mensaje póstumo

Zubieta Valenzuela, Guadalupe
2005 – 2006

La luz al final del túnel

López Martínez, Maribel
2003 – 2004

Huellas sin pasos, camino de fe

Osornio Ramírez, María Antonieta
2003 – 2004

Mamshi. Cuatro estaciones de una vida

Krauze de Kolteniuk, Rosa
2003 – 2004

Me confieso mujer

Hierro Perezcastro, Graciela
2003 – 2004

La ventana. El recuerdo como relato

Mergruen, Erika
2001 – 2002

Gracias a la vida

Hierro Perezcastro, Graciela
1999 – 2000

El zumo de la amapola

Villa Issa, Ana Emilia
1997 – 1998

El diario de Sili

Castillejos Peral, Silvia
1995 – 1996

Altar de muertos. Memorias de un mestizaje

Guijosa, Marcela
1993 – 1994

Award winning DEMAC biography

Norma Alicia Pimienta, una historia de vida dedicada al periodismo, el arte y la literatura

Alvarado Noriega, Eliana
2011 – 2012

El arte de la vida. Una biografía pintada con la boca

Chaidez López, Érika Eloísa
2011 – 2012

Como yo te he querido

Cárdenas, Erma
2007 – 2008

Margarita Eustaquia Maza Parada. Primera dama de la república mexicana

Aguilar Castro, Alicia
2005 – 2006

Yo no soy primera dama. Biografía no autorizada de María Esther Zuno de E.

Valles Ruiz, Rosa María
2005 – 2006

Mujer en dos tiempos

Moreno Chacón, Karla
2003 – 2004

Matilde Montoya

Carrillo, Ana María
2001 – 2002

Margarita Chorné y Salazar

Díaz de Kuri, Martha
1997 – 1998

Mil quinientas mujeres en nuestra conciencia

Tovar Ramírez Aurora
1995 – 1996

Amazonas apasionadas

Ponce Jiménez, Patricia
1993 – 1994

Juana Belén Gutiérrez de Mendoza

Villaneda, Alicia
1993 – 1994