Call for Submissions and Contest

Proud to Be: Writing by American Warriors, Volume 3 Contest and Anthology

New Poetry Contest

The Cowles Poetry Book Prize

Midwest Graduate Students Conference

Midwest Graduate Students Conference on Writing
Composition, Creative Writing, and New Media at
Southeast Missouri State University

Ozark Creative Writers Conference

2014 Conference

 

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New Books

Failing the Trapeze, Winner of the Nilsen Prize for a First Novel, by Susan Meyers

"I Have Done the Work": The Times and Life of James Hutchison Kerr by Joe P. Dunn

Annamanda: A Novel of Courage by Jo Houser Haring

"Girl Reading a Letter at an Open Window" by Jeffrey Bean


Proud to Be: Writing by American Warriors, Volume 2 edited by Susan Swartwout

The Shape of Our Faces No Longer Matters by Gerardo Mena

 

Forthcoming

 

 

"And Justice for All": A History of the Federal District Court in Eastern Missouri

 

The Battle of Pilot Knob: Thunder in Arcadia Valley, Revised Edition, by Bryce A. Suderow and Scott House

 

Finding Julia: The Story of One Historic Missouri Family by Kaye Hamblin

 

Faulkner and Warren: Essays, fourth in the series of papers from the biannual Faulkner Conference

 


 
Nilsen Prize News

Congratulations to our 2014 Nilsen Prize winner:

James Tate Hill of Greensboro, NC for his novel Academy Gothic.

Runners up:
Serena Crawford, Portland, OR--America World

Jessica Pitchford, Laurinburg, NC--Can't Walk Out

2013 Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winner of the
2013 Vern Cowles Prize for a Trinity of Poems

Debbie Benson
, New York, NY
for her poems "After My Father Died," "Our Common Fever," and "On Dualism"

and to the finalists
James F. Connolly
M.K. Sukach
Donald Levering


Congratulations to the winner of the 2013 Vern Cowles Poetry Chapbook Prize

"Girl Reading a Letter at an Open Window" by Jeffrey Bean

and to the finalists
"The Search for Intelligent Life on Earth" by James K. Zimmerman
"Love Among the Ruins" by Charles A. Peek
"The Forecast Athiest" by Wendy Taylor Carlisle
"The Apocalypse" by Red Hawk

Congratulations to the winner of the 2013 Wilda Hearne Flash Fiction Contest

"What Happened to Laura?" by Robert Garner McBrearty

and to the finalists
"The Bat Cave" by Peter Nash
"Pieces of Her" by Andrew "Dutch" Franz


Congratulations to the winner of the 2013 Mighty River Short Story Contest

"The Canine Cure" by Catherine Browder

 

 

 

 

 

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