Introducing this year's Curry Poetry Contest Winner and Runner-up, Peter Patapis and Tim Barzditis! WINNER: PETER PATAPIS- "I Ash My Body" Our judge, Kathy Fagan, had this to say about the poem: “I Ash My Body,” like Hart Crane’s “Wine Menagerie,” revels in the sensual pleasures of over-indulgence. Of course, such revelry can easily become … Continue reading 2019 Poetry Contest Winners!
We thought you might like to get to know our Curry Poetry Contest winner, Lucian Mattison, and runner-up, Mary Liza Hartong, so we reached out to them to discuss what inspired their prize-winning poems. We hope that their influences and passion for writing will in turn inspire our readers to become our next contest winners. … Continue reading Interviews with Curry Poetry Contest Winner and Runner-Up
Three undergraduate SLAB staff members attended AWP in Tampa this year: Managing Editors Danielle McDermott and Jess Holzapfel, and Assistant Managing Editor Jenna Moses. In addition to working at the SLAB bookfair booth, they attended several panels. Here are their takes on a few favorites. Creatures from the Black Lagoon: Feminist Writing from the Deep … Continue reading Staff Report from AWP 2018
SLAB is excited to be attending the Association of Writers and Writing Programs conference, and we cannot wait to meet our former and future contributors! March 7-10, the SLAB Staff will be in Tampa, Florida with a booth set up at the AWP bookfair. We'll be at booth #1705 with lots of goodies to share. … Continue reading AWP 2018
Welcome to our new official blog for all things SLAB! This is our newest way to keep our readers up to date on what SLAB has going on. As another SLAB poetry contest has come to an end, the SLAB staff is excited to announce this year's winner, Lucian Mattison for his poem "Yet" and … Continue reading SLAB 2018 Poetry Contest Winners