Winner of 2012 “Discovery”/Boston Review Poetry Contest
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.)
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
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
Mira Rosenthal’s book of poetry, “The Local World”, won the 2010 Wick Poetry Prize