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Winners of the 2019 Creative Writing Awards Announced

The Department of English is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019  Creative Writing Awards.

The winners of the John C. Hodges Graduate Student Awards in Creative writing are as follows:

Fiction
First Prize: Sam Edmonds
Second Prize: Ben DeHaven
Third Prize: Shane Stricker

Poetry
First Prize: Katie Condon
Second Prize: Ian Hall
Third Prize: Chloe Hanson

The winners of the Undergraduate Creative Writing Awards are as follows:

Captain Robert A. Burke Award for Fiction

  • First Prize: Katie Culligan
  • Second Prize: Traci Haun Owens

Michael Dennis Poetry Award

  • First Prize: Bailey Martin
  • Second Prize: Monica Brashears

Eleanora Burke Award for Nonfiction

  • First Prize: Katie Culligan
  • Second Prize: Monica Brashears

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