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BLR Literary Prizes
The annual Bellevue Literary Review Prizes award outstanding writing related to themes of health, healing, illness, the mind, and the body.
The 2016 prizes will be open March 1 - July 1, 2015.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Bellevue Literary Review Prizes:
Goldenberg Prize for Fiction, selected by Chang-rae Lee
Winner: “Autobiography” by Carla Hartenberger
Honorable Mention: “Bystander” by Jen Bergmark
Felice Buckvar Prize for Nonfiction, selected by Anne Fadiman
Winner: “I Must Have Been That Man” by Adina Talve-Goodman
Honorable Mention: “Torso” by Leslie Absher
Marica and Jan Vilcek Prize for Poetry, selected by Major Jackson
Winner: “Dysesthesia” by Hannah Baggott
Honorable Mention: “Damaged” by Colby Cedar Smith
We'd like to thank everyone who submitted to this year's BLR Prizes and congratulate the other writers who made it to our finalist rounds.