From Our Staff | May 25, 2018

On behalf of our prize judge, Avery Trufelman, we are pleased to announce the winner and runner-up in each category.

DOCUMENTARY
Winner: “sobre la guayaba y la gente gay” by Stefania Gomez
Runner-Up: “Let It Beep” by Mark Bramhill

POETRY
Winner: “Date Paintings” by Julie Moon
Runner-Up: “Fragments Torn From Sky” by Rob Shapiro

PROSE
Winner: “The Roof of the World (Part 1)” by Claire O’Connor
Runner-Up: “Don’t Know Tough” by Eli Cranor

HUMOR
Winner: “Book Club” by Adam Frick
Runner-Up: “Black Folks Ain’t Always Late” by Jonathan Samuel Eddie

We were impressed and inspired by the strong writing and innovative use of audio in the entries we received. Thank you to everyone who submitted! The winning entries and runners-up will appear on the Missouri Review’s website this summer. Click here if you’d like to listen to winners from previous years.

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