2020 Contest Winners

Please join us in celebrating this year's winners!

HYBRID:

  • Winner, Rebecca Brutus, "Long Division"
  • Runner-Up, Laura Ilioaei, "Unbirthed Revelations"

NONFICTION:

  • Winner, Vivian Goldstein, "Good Representation is a Myth"
  • Runner-Up, Maya Greenberg, "Above Love: Romantic Frustration in The Cherry Orchard"

CREATIVE NONFICTION:

  • Winner, Makiyah Adams, "Hottentot Hijabi Micromanages Her Own Janazah"

SHORT STORY:

  • Winner, Mattie Beauford, "Atlantic Beach, 1982"
  • Runner-Up, Adam Messinger, "Late Night Double Feature"

POETRY:

  • Winner, Meaghan McElroy
  • Runner-Up, Nicole Brokaw

PERSONAL ESSAY:

  • Winner, Olivia McKeon, "Play Pretend"
  • Runner-Up, Kevin Gyasi-Frempah, "Mrs. Doyle"

FEATURE/MAGAZINE:

  • Winner, Emily Hung, "Local Exhibit on Migration Showcases Student Art"

FIRST-YEAR ESSAY:

  • Winner, Julia Dath, "God, Our God"
  • Winner, Oscar Izenson, "Off With Their Heads: The Mad Media Massacre of Queer People With Mental Illness"

HUMOR/SATIRE:

  • Winner, Mattie Beauford, "Diary of a Happily Angry Black Woman"
  • Runner-Up, Justin Wooster, "La Bella Figura"
  • Runner-Up, Colin McKechnie, "Sweat Pants & Keystone Light"