Uncategorized | July 31, 2005
In recogniton of the generosity of Jeffrey E. Smith, of Columbia, Missouri, the Missouri Review is proud to announce that our annual Editors’ Prize contest has been renamed the Jeffrey E. Smith Editors’ Prize in Fiction, Essay, and Poetry. Thanks to Mr. Smith’s support, the Review will now offer cash prizes of $3,000 to the winner in each category–an increase of $1,000 each–and will invite the winners to Columbia in the spring to read from their work and to allow us to celebrate with them their accomplishments.
This year’s Editors’ Prize contest will be our 15th in fiction and the essay and our ninth in poetry. Three finalists in each category receive awards and are considered for publication. Past winning entries have been reprinted in the Best American series.
Through this endeavor, the Review once again affirms its mission in support of the literary arts.
SEE THE ISSUE
Dec 13 2017
“Motherland” by Min Jin Lee
Not for the first time, we’re featuring Min Jin Lee’s story “Motherland.” The story enchanted us in 2002, and we published it in our spring issue. Min Jin was awarded
Dec 06 2017
“A Place in the World” by Alethea Black
Alethea Black’s story “A Place in the World” appeared in TMR 40:3 and will be published in her collection You’ve Been So Lucky Already, forthcoming next year. She talked about
From Our Soundbooth
Nov 17 2017
An Interview with Writer Jane Gillette
In this episode of The Missouri Review‘s Soundbooth Podcast, we sit down with Jane Gillette, author of The Trail of the Demon and Other Stories, the first book from The Missouri Review‘s new imprint, Missouri