Published April 16, 2020

Spring 2020 Writing Prizes

We’re delighted to announce the winners of the Spring 2020 Writing Prizes  

The Albert Cook Prize, The Mac Hammond Prize, and the John Logan Prize

Virginia Scott Freeman, Selections from a larger collection which concerns itself with the intersection of United States politics and rape culture

John Gorzynski, GHOST SOLDIER

Ariana Nadia Nash, Excerpt from We: A Ceremony

Honorable Mention: Jonah Weiss, Tuesday Night

THE ARTHUR AXLEROD MEMORIAL AWARD

Ramona Corlette, Salivate

Kelly Ann Swartz, Titles: Carbon; East of Mojave

THE GEORGE KNIGHT HOUPT PRIZE

Anastasia Marburger, American Sign Language, Post-Structuralism, and the Self as a Transcendental Signifier; DNA Test

THE SCRIBBLERS PRIZE

Devin Trummer, Open Windows

Honorable Mention:  Ramona Corlette, lieu44

THE JOYCE CAROL OATES  PRIZE

Summiaya Kahn, A Slice of Life

Honorable Mention: Gabriel Fox, The Malden Archive

THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT ESSAY CONTEST

Nathaniel Portnoy, The Two Bodied Antonio (prepared for Carla Mazzio’s ENG 401)

Congratulations to all!