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The New York State Council on the Arts awarded Starina Catchatoorian a 2024 Artist's Grant.
Robin Michel Caudell's book Black Heel Strings: A Choptank Memoir won the 2023 Veterans Writing Award, given each year by Syracuse University to "recognize contributions by military veterans to the literary arts."
CandleLit Magazine published James Marshall's short story, "Three Wishes."
The Millions published Emma Kantor's essay "Visions of Summertime Sadness and Solitude in 'The Green Ray'".
The Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators awarded SB Doro the Emerging Voices Award.
Rafu Shimpo published Keiko Moriyama's essay "A Journey of Unspoken Grace."
Gotham's Food Writing class inspired Diana Garcia to connect with clients that she works with at the Second Harvest of Silicon Valley Foodbank and develop a multi-cultural cookbook.
The Indiana Review published the essay "Collaborative Connections" by Zinaria Williams and Rahsaan "New York" Thomas.
YourTango published Tom Migdale's personal essay "The Genius Idea That Found Me Love After Two Failed Marriages."
Wiley published Catherine Henry's book Virtual Natives: How a New Generation is Revolutionizing the Future of Work, Play, and Culture
Literary Hub published Kate Roberts's essay "The Politics of Chronic Illness Memoirs."
Bottlecap Press published Mave Goren's chap book Entire the Cyclopean Hall.
Short Reads published Heather Osterman-Davis's essay "Bones."
Blackstone Publishing will publish Ali Smith's memoir, The Ballad of Speedball Baby, this coming January.
Little A published William Dameron's novel The Way Life Should Be.
Jasmin Allenspach was awarded The Tin House Seminar Scholarship for the Fall 2023 semester.
Cafe Lit magazine published James Marshall's short story "Why Would You Say That?"
West Side Rag published Bonnie Eissner's article "From Hawks to Hummingbirds: Where to See Some Astonishing Birds on the UWS This Fall."
The Killer Nashville Claymore Award went to Lucinda Gerlitz's story "The Chess Player" for Best Cozy.
Insider published Sharon Schindel's essay "While Other Parents Had a Typical Back-to-School Season, I Watched as my Daughter Dealt With Constant Pain — And No Diagnosis."
Marysue Rucci Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, announced it will publish Genevieve Kingstons memoir Did I Ever Tell You?, inspired by her viral Modern Love essay in May 2024.
Bloomsbury published Ben Apatoff's book Body Count (33 1/3)
Atria Books published Nick Fuller Googins' novel The Great Transition.
Sybilline Press will publish Donna Hayes' memoir These Broken Roads: Scammed and Vindicated, One Woman's Story, in October.
The literary magazine Persimmon Tree published Barbara Collentine's flash fiction story "Morning Train" in its Verbal Lightning issue.
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers will publish Lindz Amer's picture book Hooray for She, He, Ze, and They! in February 2024.
Knopf released Clémence Michallon's debut novel The Quiet Tenant on June 20th.
Applause Theater and Cinema Books announced it will publish Gail Merrifield Papp's memoir Public/Private: My Life with Joe Papp at the Public Theater this fall.
St. Martin's Press/Griffin released Lindz Amer's nonfiction book Rainbow Parenting: Your Guide to Raising Queer Kids and Their Allies on May 30th.
Anita Bushell has had creative nonfiction pieces published in multiple outlets: Television Set for Apple in the Dark, Aren't You a Lucky Girl? for Grande Dame Literary, Zoom Spells Doom and Gloom for Quaker Worship for Friends Journal, and The Sprinkler for Motherwell.
Wild Rose Press will publish Cara Kagan's novel The Rise, Fall, and Return of Sarah Mandelbaum this month.
Zoetrope All-Story published Jenah Shaw's short story "Petit Fours" in their Spring 2023 issue.
Fran Hawthorne's novel I Meant to Tell You is a finalist for the Eric Hoffer Book Award.
Big Library Read chose Grace Cho's memoir Tastes Like War as its featured book for May. Big Library Read is a global virtual book club that makes a title available to check out from libraries with no holds or waitlists.
The Wilderness House Literary Review published Sheldon Siporin's story "Cautiously Plucking a Chord".
She Writes Press published Corie Adjmi's novel The Marriage Box.
The Best American Poetry Blog published Stephanie Paterik's poem "How Was Your First Day of School?"
The Chanticleer International/Somerset Awards in Literary and Contemporary Fiction chose Fran Hawthorn's novel, I Meant to Tell You, as a finalist.
Bottlecap Features published Chantal House's chapbook Reaching for the Sun.
Candlewick Press published Monique Duncan-James' children's book Mommy Time.
Neologism Poetry Journal published Sheldon Siporin's poem "Oscines". They write under the pen name Jan Cronos.
Doximity published Slavena Salve Nissan's poem "Bilirubin Dreams: A Lullaby".
Ms. magazine published Atash Yaghmaian's essay "Are We Witnessing the Collapse of the Iranian Patriarchy?"
Analog Magazine published Hannah Yang's story "Inheritance", where it was included in the Locus Recommended Reading List. Another story, "A Monster in the Shape of a Boy" was published by Apex Magazine.
Erin Gottwald is a creative nonfiction finalist in the Wild Atlantic Writing Awards for her essay "Billy the Third."
The New York Times Magazine published Emma Kantor's essay "Why I Watch the Closing Credits of Every Movie I See".
The Station Theater is streaming their production of "Homegrown: And Insurrection Play" by Nicole Anderson Cobb.
Forbes published a feature about Huey-Min Chuang: "This Self-Taught Artist Picked Up a Brush at Age 48; Now the Art World Has Discovered Her."
Newsweek publishers Sharon Soldati's essay "My Father Fled North Korea, Time Is Running Out to Find His Family".
Gold Line Press published Candy Shue's chapbook Bridge of Knots.
TTU Press awarded Jeffrey Spivey's short story collection The Birthright of Sons its 2023 Iron Horse Prize.
The Feathered Quill Book Awards honored Fran Hawthorne's novel, I Meant to Tell You, with Second Place in its Women's Fiction category and Third Place in its Adult Fiction category.
The Corpus Christi Writers 2022 anthology included Donna Huddleston's essay "Destination Boquillas, Mexico".
The Daily Drunk published Seth Borkowski's humor piece "The Mandalorian."
The podcast Ink & Peat interviewed Martina Clark about how she wrote her memoir My Unexpected Life, which was published in 2021 by Northampton House Press.
Story Circle Network short-listed Fan Hawthorne's novel I Meant to Tell You for the Story Circle Women's Book Sarton Award in the contemporary fiction category.
Reanne Rodrigues is now writing for FF2 Media. Her recent articles include "Top Ten SWAN Books of 2022 to Give or to Get," and an interview with 2023 MacArthur Fellow and jazz composer and cellist Tomeka Reid.
Slate published Ian Bardenstein's essay "We Couldn't Decide on Our Baby's Last Name. Then I Had a Crazy Idea"
Doc NYC premiered Bondi Walters' documentary Queen of the Deuce.
The Ethel published Janina Edwards' essay "What I Learned From Mom About Alzheimer's and Black Hair Care".
Atmosphere Press published Judith Bice's novel Hey, White Girl.
Flash Fiction magazine published Jan Chronos's short story "Musings."