Bryn Mawr College Literary Prizes
Deadline for the 2018 awards was March 26, with the winners to be announced later in April.
Academy of American Poets Prize:
"To a Lover, Miles Away" and other poems, Sanam Sheriff
"First Hospice Visit" and other poems, Reem Rosenhaj
"In Peace" Hannah Smallwood
"The Third Person" Hannah Henderson-Charnow
"dear 5" Cassidy Gruber Baruth
"If" Xiaolu Xu
Alexandra Peschka Prize (imaginative writing: prose fiction or nonfiction):
Susannah Duncan, “Allison's Ocean”
Eda Tse, "[indie music intensifies]”
Samantha Parrish, "A Vase Full of Begonias on Seventh Street"
Reem Rosenhaj, "Queens"
Anne Kirschbaum Winkelman Literary Prize:
Reem Rosenhaj, “Alia”
Katherine Fullerton Gerould Award (fiction, informal essays, poetry):
Hannah Smallwood, “Lilac”
Lynn Wu, “Thursday Night Market”
Juliana Montinola, “Foreign Ties”
Shaina Robinson, “Yellow Hair”
Seymour Adelman Poetry Award (poetry-related project):
Winner: Hannah Henderson-Charnow, for support for composing a group of poems based on a series of interviews with family members and travel to homesites. On a journey between NY, PA, and NC, Hannah will explore questions of memory, space, grief, and reconciliation as she seeks to uncover her family's history.