Monday, March 04, 2013

The McGinnis Ritchie Award

Southwest Review announces the winners of The McGinnis Ritchie Award for 2012. Robert F. Ritchie was a huge supporter of the magazine. After he died in 1997, the magazine was able to give an award each year to the best works of fiction and nonfiction published in that year. Each award is worth $500.

J. F. Glubka
2012 McGinnis-Ritchie Award for Fiction
"Heat Lightning"
(Volume 97, number 4)

Jacob Newberry
2012 McGinnis-Ritchie Award for Fiction
"The Long Bright World"
(Volume 97, number 4)

Gorman Beauchamp
2012 McGinnis-Ritchie Award for Nonfiction, Essay
"'But Tiepolo is My Painter': Twain on Art in A Tramp Abroad"
(Volume 97, number 4)

Ann Peters
2012 McGinnis-Ritchie Award for Nonfiction, Essay
"The House on the Ledge"
(Volume 97, number 1)