Student News

March 2017

February 2017

  • Tulika Books published Saraswathi Menon's picture book Unhappy Moon (writing as Saras) in both English and 8 Indian languages.

  • Caisie Breen ended the year by self-publishing her memoir Songbyrd: Becoming She.

  • The New Plains Review published Amar Benchikha's story "Berthold" in its Fall issue.

January 2017

December 2016

November 2016

October 2016

  • The Society for Children's Book Writers and Illustrators awarded Lynn Vande Stouwe its a 2016 Magazine Merit Award for her YA story "Winterim."

  • Crain's New York published Erik Bagwell's op-ed "Don't Ferry Public Money to Those Who Need It Least."

  • 101 Words published Dianne Hendricks' 101-word short story "Devotion."

  • Joey Slater-Milligan self-published his novel Psy.

  • Robert Perron has enjoyed a string of publication successes recently. Pif Magazine published his story "Ole Ned" in July, New Zenith Magazine published "Low Speed Jet" as part of it's Summer 2016 issue, and his "Government Issue" was published by Podium Literary Journal, a publication of the 92nd Street Y in New York City.

  • Bleakhouse Publishing published Anna Manson's story "Gold Stars Never Die" in its Tacenda Literary Magazine.

September 2016

  • Amazon Digital published Charity Ayres' novel Ice Burns. It joins her other publications Secret in the Wings, Loki Bound, and Loki: Hell Bound, all published through Amazon Digital, and all available on Kindle.

  • Think Write Publish awarded Michelle Guerrero Henry a fellowship in Creative Nonfiction Writing to explore the harmonies between science and religion.

  • Shanghai Literal & Art Publishing, one of the leading publishing houses in China, published Sun Tian’s coming-of-age novel Memories from 57% of the World. There is also an English language version available on Kindle.

  • Boomer Cafe published Marc Zeitschik's essay "How It Felt for a Boomer to Be Told, He's Different."

  • ICM Partners signed Maureen Connolly based on her novel (tentatively) titled Beautiful Pieces.

  • John Dennehy's memoir Illegal will be released this month by Inkshares, and is available for pre-order now.

  • Emily Voigt explains how the Asian arowana came to be a mass-produced endangered species, for the BBC. Her nonfiction book about the fish, The Dragon Behind the Glass, was released by Simon & Schuster in May.

  • NPR interviewed Michael Sadowski about his book Safe Is Not Enough: Better Schools for LGBTQ Students, released last month by Harvard Education Press.

  • Alberta Rides magazine published Sue MacKenzie's essay "My First Car Comes Back — 35 years Later." She and the car, a 1967 Ford Thunderbird, are also featured as the magazine's centerfold.

August 2016

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April 2016

  • HOW Books published Douglas Davis' book Creative Strategy and the Business of Design.

  • Creative Nonfiction will publish Heather Osterman's story "Stealth" in its Marriage Issue this Spring. Her piece "Ethan and the Question of Death" was published by Literary Mama last month and in May, she'll be part of Listening to Your Mother, a nationwide storytelling series that gives mothers the microphone to tell their stories.

  • Guernsey Press published Michael Abramson's political thriller, Rebecca Tree

  • Prick of the Spindle published Robert Perron's short story "Mind Over Matter".

  • Vermont College for the Arts admitted Audrey Toth into its MFA program.

  • published Wendi Lovenvirth's article "Can Our Health System Really Go Downhill Any Further?" She was inspired to write the piece by the prompt 'downhill' during a Friday Night Write-In.

  • The Reproductive Freedom Festival will perform The Prisoner by Ellen Cohen, adapted from her memoir Laboring: Stories of a New York City Midwife.

  • The University of New Hampshire accepted Courtney Landi into its MFA in Writing program.