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May 12, 2015
Distinguished University Professor Stanley Plumly has been named winner of the 2015 Truman Capote Award for Literary Criticism for his book The Immortal Evening: A Legendary Dinner with Keats, Wordsworth, and Lamb. The $30,000 award is the largest annual cash prize in English-language literary criticism and is administered for the Truman Capote Estate by the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop.
April 29, 2015
The Diamondback has published a story on Maud Casey's Guggenheim Fellowship.
April 21, 2015
Department alum, Jason Reynolds, recently participated in the Creative Arts Teen Summit at the University of Arizona.
April 1, 2015
Chris has two poems published in the March issue of Word Riot.
April 1, 2015
Meg Eden's poems have recently been accepted for forthcoming issues of Poet Lore, Rattle and Gargoyle. She will also be leading online workshops this summer through the Dr. TJ Eckleburg Review.
March 31, 2015
Aaron's short story "Middle Passage" is forthcoming in Broad River Review. His poem "Memory Palace" was nominated for a Pushcart Prize by JMWW. His review of Frank Bidart's Metaphysical Dog is forthcoming in Ruminate (online). His poem "Outside Ngaoundere" is forthcoming in Literary Bohemian, and his poem "Cloud of Unknowing" was just published in Humane Pursuits. His poems "Prayer" and "All Creatures" were published in Windhover.
March 31, 2015
Flora Qian has a story ("The Bowen Run") in the 2015 Hong Kong Writer's Circle anthology Gothic Hong Kong and a fairy tale ("Farewell to Mr Caterpillar") in In The Empty Places, an anthology published by the The Bantuan Coffee Foundation to raise funds for the victims of child prostitution in Indonesia. She has a story ("Massey Hall 1971") republished in the April issue of Eastlit and nominated for a Pushcart Prize.
March 27, 2015
Peter Witte has a personal essay titled "Enigma" that will be published in the May issue of The Sun. He also recently published a comic titled "Two Birds" in Buffalo Almanack and has comics that will soon be published in Hobart (titled "Devolution of My Parenting Philosophy") and The Rumpus (titled "Bacon, Egg, & Oats").
March 26, 2015
Emily Mitchell has a story in the April issue of Harper's Magazine.
March 25, 2015
Radford's poem "Tree House" was published in the Winter 2015 issue of Agave Magazine.

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