NYC Emerging Writers Fellowship

Our 2019 Fellows

 

 

 

Congratulations to Coryn Brown, Bryna Peebles Cofrin-Shaw, Jonathan Durbin, Cally Fiedorek, Caroline K. Fulford, Nusrat Hossain, Alanna Schubach, Sarah Wang, and Jeri Ziegler, our 2019 Emerging Writers Fellows!

You'll be able to see the 2019 Emerging Writers reading their work at upcoming events, but until then, you can get to know each of the new fellows a little better here.

 

Our 2018 Fellows

 

 

 

Congratulations to Cara Blue AdamsMariam BazeedDiane ChangSidik FofanaKim Coleman FooteChantal JohnsonJeremy J. KampsKatherine Augusta Mayfield, and Kimarlee Nguyen, our 2018 Emerging Writers Fellows!

Click here to view video of the fellows reading from their work in October 2018.

 

Our 2017 Fellows


 

Our 2017 NYC Emerging Writers Fellows were Amna Ahmad, Charlotte Crowe, Dana Czapnik, Erik Hoel, Andrew Mangan, Crystal Powell, Maud Streep, Alexandra Tanner, and Hubert Vigilla. All photos by Roque Nonini. These photos were provided as part of the fellowship.

 

Click here to view the video of the fellows reading their work in October 2017.

 


 

Our 2016 Fellows

 

 


Our 2016 NYC Emerging Writers Fellows were Daniel DiStefano, Marie Holmes, Kay Iguh, Swati Khurana, Hafeez Lakhani, Danny Lorberbaum, Zulma Ortiz-Fuentes, Dan Sheehan, and Erin Somers. All photos by Roque Nonini. These photos were provided as part of the fellowship.

 

Click here to view the video of the fellows reading their work in October 2016.


 

2015 Fellows

 

       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The 2015 Center for Fiction Fellows were: Naomi Feigelson ChaseLisa ChenNicola DeRobertis-Theye, t’ai freedom ford, Anu Jindal, Stephen Langlois, Melissa Rivero, Samantha Storey, and Ruchika Tomar. All photos by misaki matsui. These photos were provided as part of the fellowship. 

 

Click here to view the video of the fellows reading their work in October 2015.

 


 

2014 Fellows



 

Lisa Armstrong (Brooklyn), Cedrick Mendoza-Tolentino (Manhattan), Stephanie Miki Arndt (Manhattan), Dwyer Murphy (Brooklyn), Zeeva Bukai (Brooklyn), Belal Rafiq (Manhattan), Elysha Chang (Brooklyn), Wil Weitzel (Manhattan), and Su-Yee Lin (Queens).

 

Click here to view the video of the fellows reading their work in October 2014.

 

 


 


2013 Fellows

 

 

 

The 2013 Center for Fiction Fellows were: Lexi Freiman, Patricia Park, Jane Rose Porter, Onnesha Roychoudhuri, Ricco Villanueva Siasoco, Bezalel Stern, Lauren Wilkinson, Brennen Wysong, and Courtney Zoffness.

 

Click here to view the video of the fellows reading their work in September 2013.

 

 


 

 

2012 Fellows

 

 

The 2012 Center for Fiction fellows were: Leopoldine CoreRosalie KnechtLisa LeeDaniel Long, Manuel MartinezTracy O'Neill, Tim O'SullivanJackie Reitzes, and Seamus Scanlon

 

Click here for the video of the fellows reading their work in October 2012.

 

 


 

 

2011 Fellows

 


The 2011 Center for Fiction Fellows were: Ted Bajek, Marie-Helene Bertino, Mitchell Jackson, Caleb Leisure, Geneviève Mathis, Elizabeth Shah-Hosseini, Mecca Jamilah Sullivan and James Yeh.

 

Click here to watch the video of the fellows reading their work in October 2011.


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Books by

Our Former Fellows!


Safe As Houses

by Marie-Helene Bertino



2 a.m. at The Cat's Pajamas

by Marie-Helene Bertino



The Journals of Empress Galla Placidia from her Faithful Servant Lepida
  by Naomi Feigelson Chase


When Watched

by Leopoldine Core

 

 

how to get over

by t'ai freedom ford

 

 

Inappropriation

by Lexi Freiman

 

 

  The Residue Years

by Mitchell S. Jackson

 

 

  Relief Map

by Rosalie Knecht

 

 

Who is Vera Kelly

by Rosalie Knecht

 

 

 The Hopeful

by Tracy O'Neill



Re Jane

by Patricia Park



  Go To Hells: An Updated Guide to Dante's Underworld by Onnesha Roychoudhuri

 

 


The Marginalized Majority: Claiming Our Power in a Post-Truth America

by Onnesha Roychoudhuri

 

 

Restless Souls

by Dan Sheehan

 


  As Close As You'll Ever Be

by Seamus Scanlon

 


  Blue Talk and Love

by Mecca Jamilah Sullivan