There's now a literary mag in Moreland--and it is officially live today! Non/fiction, poems, and comics, oh my. Check it out here:
Hey all! The MFA program is starting a literary magazine--and they're now accepting submissions! Check it out and send them something--and congrats to the MFAs for getting this off the ground!
It's a major award! Congratulations to KERRY HILL for the selection of her story "Monuments" for the Reynolds Price Prize. Read more on the blog:
Big congrats to JACLYN WATTERSON (MFA '10)! Her story "Charlie's Kidney" has just won the 2015 Psychopomp Magazine Short Fiction Contest, judged by Kate Bernheimer. Watch for the story in the Summer 2015 issue!
Warm wishes and congrats to Dennis Sweeney (MFA '15)! He's just been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student Award to serve as an English Teaching Assistant in Malta. From October to June, he'll teach English to secondary school and university students in Malta, as well as serving as a cultural ambassador and volunteering with refugees.
If you're at AWP this week, please join friends, faculty, and alumni at the OSU Alumni and Friends Reception for drinks and hors d'oeuvres. We'd love to see you!
Are you headed to AWP in Minneapolis next week? Be sure to visit the OSU Alumni and Friends Reception to see some familiar faces!
Congrats to Mike Chin! He's just won the James Knudsen Prize in Fiction. Read more here:
Michael Shum (MFA '11) is enrolled in a doctoral program at the University of Tennessee these days, and working as the Fiction Editor at Grist Journal. They're calling for submissions to their Pro Forma Contest now -- send them something!