2020s Annual Writing Prizes
James Seaton Midwestern Heritage Prize for Literary Criticism
Meg Gillette, Augustana College
"Midlife Selfhood in the Poetry of Marjorie Allen Seiffert"
Gwendolyn Brooks Poetry Prize
Angela Williamson Emmert, University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh
"The Place in My Bones Where I Might Find Him"
Paul Somers Prize for Creative Prose
Mary Minock, Madonna University
"Learning to Ride"
David Diamond Student Writing Prize
This prize was not awarded this year.