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Announcing the Winners of the 2015 Red Hen Press Award Series

 

Red Hen Press is pleased to announce the winners of its 2015 award series. Winners of the Benjamin Saltman Poetry Award, the RHP Fiction Award, and the RHP Nonfiction Award will receive book deals with Red Hen Press. Winners of the Red Hen Press Short Story Award, Poetry Award, and the LAR Wild Light Poetry Contest will be published in a forthcoming issue of The Los Angeles Review. All prizes include an honorarium.

 

Winner of the 2015 Benjamin Saltman Award

As Burning Leaves by Gabriel Jesiolowski

As Burning Leaves was selected from over 500 entries by judge Carl Phillips. Publication is set for Spring 2017.

 

Winner of the 2015 Red Hen Press Fiction Award

Cake Time by Siel Ju

Cake Time was selected by judge Kate Gale. Publication is set for Spring 2017.

 

Winner of the 2015 Red Hen Press Nonfiction Award

Circadian by Chelsey Clammer

Circadian was selected by judge Kate Gale. Publication is set for Fall 2017.

 

Winners of the 2015 Red Hen Press Short Story Award

“Pearl” by Ashley Shelby

“Pearl” was selected by judge Sean Bernard and will be published in a future of The Los Angeles Review.

 

Winner of the 2015 Red Hen Press Poetry Award

“Dreaming of Hokusai at Sloan-Kettering” by Dante Di Stefano

“Dreaming of Hokusai at Sloan-Kettering” was selected by judge Camile Dungy and will be published in a future issue of The Los Angeles Review.

 

Winner of the 2015 Los Angeles Review Wild Light Poetry Contest

“Quiet the Dogs” by Beth Filson

“Quiet the Dogs” was selected by judge Amy Uyematsu and will be published in a future issue of The Los Angeles Review.