2015 Award Winners

 The Annabelle Bonner Medal

for short fiction that demonstrates technical skill and promise in the art of the short story or narrative

Collin Segura, COL 2015

“Ways of Breaking”

The Lynch Pendergast Medal

for the best essay on any topic in the discipline of English (no longer than 5,000 words)

Katherine Bellamy Mitchell, COL 2015

“’Stand where you are’: White Experiences of the Second Person Racialized Subject and Image-Text Relations in Claudia Rankine’s Citizen.”

The Ora Mary Pelham Poetry Prize

for the most outstanding poem or group of poems

Sophia Stid, COL 2015

“California in Winter”

The Bernard M. Wagner Medal

for excellence in writing in any genre except drama (fiction, nonfiction and poetry)

Emmy Buck, COL 2016

“His Secret Identity”