Many warm congratulations are in order: this year a large number of current and former College Writing creative writing students won Cal literary prizes!
Elizabeth Mills Crothers Prize in Literary Composition
Shelby Gregg, 3rd Prize - "Number"
Khamillah Zimmer, Finalist - "It Poked Her from the Inside"
Laura Ferris - "Notes Against the End of Love"
Hannah Ling - "The Death of Me"
Julia Apffel - "Still Life"
Evan Bauer - "She Went as a Cheetah"
Balark Mallik - "Some Kind of Xmas Monster"
Lili Fabilli and Eric Hoffer Essay Prize
Anne and Benjamin Goor Prize in Jewish Studies
Balark Mallik - “Shifting Sands on the Eve of War: European Involvement in the Zionist Movement in the Late 19th Century”
Joan Lee Yang Memorial Prize
Evan Bauer - “Scars; How Strong She Must Have Been to Pull That Suitcase; Coffee”
For more winners (or to submit for next year's prizes), please visit http://financialaid.berkeley.edu/prizes-and-honors-elizabeth-mills-crothers-prize-literary-composition .
For the College Writing Program's creative writing offerings for Fall 2017, including Creative Nonfiction and Dramatic Writing, please visit http://writing.berkeley.edu/courses .