Immigrant Writing Series: Finalists

The Black Lawrence Immigrant Writing Series editors have been hard at work reviewing the submissions that have come in since November 2021 and have narrowed the candidates down to the following finalists. Our second Immigrant Writing Series selection will be chosen from the following titles:


Adedayo Agarau – The Morning The Birds Died – Poetry

Aracelis Asendorf – The Last Lock – Fiction

Ann Marie Blanchard – Homebake – Poetry

Chris Campanioni – north by north/west – Hybrid

Claudia Castro Luna – After the Long Night Only the Stars Remain – Memoir

Purvi Shah – Post/Conditional – Poetry

Eric Wat – Drive – Fiction


Please Note: If you submitted your manuscript to the Immigrant Writing Series after May 31, 2022 your work will be considered for the November Reading Period of 2022, the third cycle in the series.