Category: Announcement

2021 Fiction Book Prize Winner

Congratulations to our fiction book prize winner, Caleb Tankersley! His collection, Sin Eaters, was selected by our judge, Julie Iromuanya, and will be published by University of Alaska Press. Julie commended the collection for its “rich, highly imagined stories [which] are deeply felt and emotionally resonant.” Definitely a book you’ll want to keep on your radar! …

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2021 Book Prize in Fiction: Open for Submissions!

Send us your novel or short story collection now through March 15th! This year’s judge is Julie Iromuanya, author of Mr. and Mrs. Doctor. Find more details and where to submit: here.

2020 Contributor Books!

We’re proud to share that two Permafrost contributors published collections this year featuring work originally published in our most recent print issue, Permafrost Vol. 42.   Michael Garrigan’s Robbing the Pillars is out now through Homebound Publications. It features the poem “Cleft Lip,” originally published in Permafrost. You can buy the collection: here.       Shakira Croce’s Leave It Raw is out now …

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Announcing the 2020 Poetry Book Prize Winner…

We’re proud to announce that the winner of the 2020 Permafrost Book Prize in Poetry goes to, Sara Ryan for her collection,  I Thought There Would Be More Wolves. Congratulations, Sara! Of the collection, judge, Elizabeth Bradfield said, “I Thought There Would Be More Wolves  offers a bold voice, fierce and vulnerable. I admire that while it …

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2018 Pushcart Nominations!

  We are excited to announce our nominations for the 2018 Pushcart Prize. Congratulations to those who were nominated. These pieces were featured in either Issue 39.1, our winter print issue, or Issue 39.2, our summer online issue:   · “Abecedarian for the English Language’ by Daniel Blokh · “Swimming Nude’ by Valerie Arvidson · …

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Nominations and Notables!

We are super excited to announce our six nominations for the 2017 Pushcart Prize. These six pieces were featured either in our winter print issue 38.1 or our summer web issue 38.2: Kayleb Rae Candrilli for “Dancing in the Colosseum” (Winter Print 38.1) Joseph Dante for “Pugnacious Boy” (Winter Print 38.1) Andrew Ruzkowski for  “I’m …

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