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Humber Literary Review announces its inaugural Emerging Writers Contest winners


Humber College’s The Humber Literary Review has named the winners of its first Emerging Writers Fiction Contest.

Author Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer judged the winning entries from an 11-story longlist selected by the publication’s editorial collective.

  • First prize: Brittany Smith, “Sand”
  • Second prize: Mahak Jain, “In Transit”
  • Third prize: George Wilder, “English Lessons”

The three winning stories will appear in the Review‘s spring 2016 issue. Honourable mentions – Christopher Evans’ “Cakewalk,” Michael Goldlist’s “Pasha and Dr. Mack Probe the Universe and Themselves,” and Michael Melgaard’s “A Pregnancy” – will be published online.