Congratulations, Jen Michalski!

BIG congratulations go to Jen Michalski, who has won the 2012 Big Moose Prize with her novel The Tide King.

Jen Michalski’s first collection of fiction, Close Encounters, is available from So New (2007); her second, From Here, is forthcoming from Aqueous Books (2013); and her collection of novellas is forthcoming from Dzanc (2013). She also is the editor of the anthology City Sages: Baltimore (CityLit Press 2010), which won a 2010 “Best of Baltimore” award from Baltimore Magazine. She is the founding editor of the literary quarterly jmww, a co-host of the monthly reading series The 510 Readings and the biannual Lit Show in Baltimore, and interviews writers at The Nervous Breakdown.

Thanks to everyone who participated! And congratulations to those who made it to the long and short lists.

Up Next…

Black Lawrence Press is currently accepting submissions for the Spring, 2012 Black River Chapbook Competition.

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2 responses to “Congratulations, Jen Michalski!

  1. isaacjamesbaker

    Jen, congratulations! I can’t waid to read the novel. Way to represent Baltimore!

  2. isaacjamesbaker

    Jen, way to go! This is a great award and you deserve it. I can’t wait to read the novel. Way to represent Baltimore!

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