Contest: 2019 Prize Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Bellevue Literary Review Prizes!

Goldenberg Prize for Fiction, selected by Maud Casey
Winner: “The Kings of Gowanus” by Rae Meadows 
Honorable Mention: “Bird Season” by Daniela Garvue

Felice Buckvar Prize for Nonfiction, selected by Elisabeth Rosenthal
Winner: “Harvest Moon” by Julia Michie Bruckner
Honorable Mention: “Lone Wolf” by Ellen Gunnarsdottir

Marica and Jan Vilcek Prize for Poetry, selected by Jennifer Bartlett
Winner: “Particle” by Jan Bottiglieri
Honorable Mention: “Dusk in Dupont Circle” by Martha Addy Young

Daniel Liebowitz Prize for Student Writing
"Touch" by Stephanie X. Wu

These selections appear in Issue 36 (Spring 2019) of the Bellevue Literary ReviewOrder a copy here.

The annual BLR Prizes award outstanding writing related to themes of health, healing, illness, the mind, and the body.