Alumna Peggy Shinner (fiction, ’94) is listed in New City’s Lit 50 2014: Who Really Books in Chicago.
Alumna Michaela Carter (poetry, ’95) talks with BookClub Girl about her debut novel Further Out Than You Thought (William Morrow).
Alumnus James Robert Herndon (fiction, ’11) has won the Omnidawn Fabulist Fiction Chapbook Prize for his book Mammals.
Alumna Genanne Walsh (fiction, ’04) won Black Lawrence Press’s The Big Moose Prize for her novel Twister.
Alumna Victoria Chang (poetry, ’05) won the California Book Award’s silver medal for her book, The Boss, published by McSweeney’s Poetry Series.
Alumna Lisa Gluskin Stonestreet (poetry, ’05) won the 2014 Frost Place Chapbook Contest for her collection Tulips, Water, Ash.
Faculty member Michael Parker‘s new novel, All I Have in This World, is out now from Algonquin Books.