Wednesday, December 05, 2012

Copper Nickel Contest Winners

The most recent issue of Copper Nickel features the winners of their 2012 contests. Fiction was selected by Kevin Wilson, and Paisley Rekdal judged poetry.

Fiction
First Place
Anne Valente: "Dear Amelia"

Special Mention
Sarah Gerkensmeyer: "My Husband's House"
Adam Sturtevant: "The Pretenders"

Finalists
Shabnam Nadiya: "And We Rise How We Rise"
Leslie Rakowicz: "Celia"

Poetry
First Place
Tarfia Faizullah: "Reading Célan at the Liberation War Museum"

Honorable Mention
David J. Daniel: "Danny Starr: A Lament"

Finalists
Maud Poole
George Kalamaras
Anna Claire Hodge
Ansel Elkins
Kristin Robertson
John Hoppenthaler