Congratulations to Cropper Creative Writing Contest Winners

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Congratulations to the winners and runners-up of our 2018-2019 Cropper Creative Writing Contest, which were announced at the Cropper Creative Writing Student Reading on April 25, 2019!

Poetry Winner: Marisa Hanson
Poetry Runner-up: McKenna Christian
Fiction Winner: Leilee Ghassemi
Fiction Runner-up: Hayden Witt
Nonfiction Winner: Marisa Hanson
Nonfiction Runner-up: Jake Sanborn
Pictured, left to right: Hayden Witt, Marisa Hanson, Jake Sanborn, and Leilee Ghassemi (not pictured: McKenna Christian).

The $125 cash prizes recognize undergraduate achievement in the genres of poetry, fiction and nonfiction. Winners received $125 each and publication in The Alcala Review
, USD's literary journal. Runners-up receive publication in The Alcala ReviewRead past issues of The Alcala Review at:

More information on the Cropper Creative Writing Contest:

Cropper Creative Writing Contest winners


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