Share Your Border Story

Share a memory of a border you have crossed…
Share a picture of a border in your life…
Share a hope for the future about borders you experience…
Share your border story…

Stories will be displayed during the Porous Borders Festival (May 16 & 17) along the Detroit/Hamtramck border and collected into a neighborhood publication by The Hinterlands and Power House Productions.

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Where/What is your border?

Share your Story

Upload an File (Image, Audio, Video, etc.)

Have any questions or comments?

Would you like to invite some friends to also submit a border story? (If you include more than one email, then separate each email with a comma.)

Can we send you news & updates about our border story project and other related projects by The Hinterlands?
 Yes, send me news & updates. Yes, but only send me updates on the border stories book. No, thank you.

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By checking this box, I acknowledge that I have read, fully understand, and agree to these terms & conditions.

Story and Release Form

I grant The Hinterlands, Porous Borders Festival and/or Power House Productions permission to use my story and/or its likeness and any photographs provided in any and all of its publications, including Web site entries and social media marketing, without payment or other consideration.

I understand and agree that I have submitted these materials to the “Share Your Border Story” Project voluntarily and they will become the property of The Hinterlands and will not be returned.

I irrevocably authorize The Hinterlands, Porous Borders Festival and/or Power House Productions and/or its agents to edit, alter, copy, exhibit, publish, distribute or not use my story for purposes of publication; publicizing the Share Your Border Story Project and/or the Porous Borders Festival; or for any other lawful purpose.

In addition, I waive the right to inspect or approve the finished product, including written or electronic copy, wherein my information appears.

Additionally, I understand that I will not receive any royalties or other compensation arising from or related to the use of the information. I hold harmless The Hinterlands, Porous Borders Festival and/or Power House Productions from any claims, demand, and causes of action which I, my heirs, representatives, executors, administrators, or any other persons acting on my behalf or on behalf of my estate have or may have by reason of this authorization or the use of my story, likeness, and photos. I certify by my agreement that I am 18 year of age and am competent to contract in my own name.