Liz Shick’s (Fiction, January 2019) novel, The Golden Land, has been awarded the 2021 AWP Prize for the Novel and will be published by New Issues Press.
Olivia Thomes (Poetry, June 2019) is launching a new online publication, Hare’s Paw Literary Journal, and is seeking submissions for her inaugural issue.
Chaney Kwak (Fiction, June 2009) was interviewed on the NPR “Why We Write” podcast about his new nonfiction book The Passenger: How a Travel Writer Learned to Love Cruises & Other Lies from a Sinking Ship
Lisa Weiss (Fiction, June 2015) wrote an article for Martha’s Vineyard Arts & Ideas describing her process of collaboration with the poet Rose Styron, setting her poem “Veteran’s Day” to music.
Thato Mwosa (Writing for Stage & Screen, June 2017) was a semifinalist in The Writers Lab 2021 contest, with her screenplay “A New Dawn,” set in Botswana.
Andrea Wang’s (Writing for Young People, June 2011) picture book Watercress is a finalist for the New England Book Awards.