Memoir Award: MING LAUREN HOLDEN

“The story we need to hear right now in the only voice that can tell it.” —Lidia Yuknavitch, Memoir Award Judge Winner of Bellingham Review‘s 49th Parallel Poetry Award, Chattahoochee Review‘s Lamar York Nonfiction Prize and Glimmer Train‘s Family Matters Fiction Prize, MING HOLDEN is a writer, translator, activist, editor, teacher, humanitarian aid and development worker, and theater artist. She

UnSilencing Anatomies: Art, culture, justice & medicine: story-telling as transformation

Kore Press kicks off city-wide event series FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Art, Culture, Justice and Medicine   September 9, 2016 – TUCSON, AZ: Kore Press and the University of Arizona have joined forces to create a city-wide, 2-month long series of events exploring the impact of personal stories on public health and safety. “UnSilencing Anatomies” kick-off events

Silent Anatomies | Reviewed at Tarpaulin Sky Press

The book offers more than a reading experience: it is a journey through an art installation. Most of these installations are housed in a single room, a series of spaces, or a defined outdoor area. There’s also text, family photographs, scans of artifacts, and medical ephemera. – Miriam Rother Source: Monica Ong’s “Silent Anatomies” Reviewed

Robin Coste Lewis to Judge Kore’s 2016 First Book Award

NEW DEADLINE: July 15, 2016

Edwidge Danticat to judge Kore’s 2016 Short Fiction Award

$1250 prize plus limited edition chapbook and e-publication. February 14, 2016 DEADLINE

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