Chautauqua's newest issue acknowledges and features the writing of The Chautauqua Institution Poetry Contest and The Hauser Prize Prose Contest winners. The contests are sponsored by the Chautauqua Literary Arts Friends.
2011 Mary Jean Irion Poetry Prize
Sophie Klahr, Houston, Texas
2011 Charles Hauser Prose Prize
Kathryn Hoffman, Arlington, Virginia
"What I Know About Elections"
The issue itself is themed "War & Peace" and also features Luciana Bohne, Rebecca Foust, Cristina Garcia, Diana Hume George, John Griesemer, Charlotte Matthews, Gerardo Mena, Christopher Merrill, Neil Shepard, Ashley Warlick, Luke Whisnant, and Gary Whitehead.