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Emry McAlear


Published Works and Awards

  • Winner of the 2015 Montana Prize in Creative Nonfiction 
  • "A Hat in the Wind" was nominated for the Pushcart Prize in 2015 and was listed as a notable essay in the 2015 Best American Essays anthology.
  • Finalist for the New Letters Prize for Nonfiction 2016
  • Finalist for the Thomas A. Wilhelmus Short Prose Award for Nonfiction 2016
  • Finalist for the Lamar York Prize in Nonfiction 2017