Tom Kealey’s story collection, Thieves I’ve Known, won the 2012 Flannery O’Connor Short Fiction Award.
Director of the Creative Writing Program, Eavan Boland, is the 2012 winner of the PEN Award in Creative Nonfiction for her collection of essays, A... Read more
W.S. Di Piero: Winner of the 2012 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize
Winner of 2012 “Discovery”/Boston Review Poetry Contest
Elizabeth Tallent’s story “Never Come Back” won a 2011 O’Henry Prize. The story first appeared in The Three Penny Review and is reprinted in The PEN/... Read more
Jesmyn Ward’s novel, Salvage the Bones, about a family affected by Hurricane Katrina, won the 2011 National Book Award for fiction. Jesmyn was a... Read more
Bruce Snider won the 2011 Lena-Miles Wever Todd Poetry Prize for his forthcoming book Paradise, Indiana (Pleiades Press/LSU in April 2012.)
Shimon Tanaka won the Lawrence Foundation prize for Best Short Story published in the Michigan Quarterly Review in 2010
Michael McGriff won a 2010 Lannan Literary Fellowship.
Won a 2010 Ruth Lilly Fellowship in Poetry