John Wall Barger, "Smog Mother"
Read the interview with John Wall Barger here.
Délani Valin [pictured], "No Buffalos"
Read the interview with Délani Valin here.
The Malahat Review is available for single issue purchase in the NewPages Magazine Webstore.
2016 Barthelme Prize
Judge: Jim Shepherd
Andrew Mitchell, "Going North"
Honorable Mentions - Both also received print publication
Molly Reid, "Fall from Grace"
Marya Hornbacher "A Peck of Beets"
The Gulf Coast Prize in Translation Contest is open to prose (fiction or nonfiction). The winner receives $1,000 and publication in the journal. Two honorable mentions receive $250.
2016 Gulf Coast Prize in Translation
Judge: Idra Novey
Carina del Valle Schorske for a translation of Marigloria Palma
Winner: Rebekah Taussig, "I Called Mine Beautiful"
Finalist: Robert Stothart, "Nighthawks"
Winner: Paige Lewis, "Angel, Overworked"
Finalist: Donna Coffey, "Sunset Cruise at Key West"
Finalist: Christina Hammerton, "Old Pricks"
Winner: Derek Palacio, "Kisses"
Finalist: Nicholas Lepre, "Pretend You’re Really Here"
Finalist: Terrance Manning, Jr., "Vision House"
The Florida Review is avaiable for single issue purchase on the NewPages Magazine Webstore.
The Summer 2017 issue of Ruminate features 2017 VanderMey Nonfiction Prize winners with commentary from Judge Josh MacIvor-Andersen:
"Like This We Begin: An Essay in Two Photographs"
Sonja Livingston [pictured]
"The Seven Stages of Not Eating"
M. Sophia Newman
2016 Mighty River Short Story Contest
$1000 Award and Publication
"In the Jungle" by Jeremy Griffin [pictured]
2016 Wilda Hearne Flash Fiction Contest
$500 Award and Publication
"Frayed Cords and Pink Underwear" by Shannon Sweetnam
"Stylites Anonymous" by Maureen McGranaghan
"Very Many Hands" by Aaron Coleman [pictured]
Each winner receives $1000 in addition to publication.
The Ralph Gustafson Prize for Best Poem
Dominique Bernier-Cormier's "Fabric"
Read an interview Bernier-Cormier here.
Poetry Honorable Mentions
Tammy Armstrong's "Blessing the Boats"
Kim Trainor's "Bluegrass"
Short Fiction Prize
Kate Finegan's "Blues Too Bright"
Read an interview with Finegan here.
Fiction Honorable Mentions
Steven Benstead's "Will There Be Clowns?"
Ann Cavlovic's "The Foundation"
Winning entries can be read on The Fiddlehead's website.
Winner in Fiction
Selected by Patrick Ryan
"Papijack" by Carol LaHines [pictured]
Winner in Nonfiction
Selected by Jill Talbot
"First Visit" by Vince Granata
A full list of the finalists can be read here.
“Instructions to the Living from the Condition of the Dead” by Jason Brown of Eugene, OR
Karen Skolfield [pictured] of Amherst, MA
“Swarf” by Tyler Keevil of Abergavenny, UK
A full list of finalists and runners-up can be found here.