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The Summer 1949 issue featured an essay by Donald Gallup containing his wartime correspondence with Gertrude Stein. The photograph of Stein was taken by Carl Van Vechten on the terrace of her summer home of Bilignin on June 13, 1934.


Morton Marr Poetry Prize

(The winning poems appear in Southwest Review Volume 97, No. 1.)

Daniel Corrie
First Place


Amy Glynn Greacen
Second Place
"Vitis vinifera (European Grape)"


The Finalists were: (in no particular order)

Wendy Dunmeyer
Rebecca Lauren
Elizabeth T. Gray, Jr.
Jonathan Fink
Michael Shewmaker
Hollis Robbins
Carole Fitzgerald Hayes
Megan Grumbling
Elizabeth Hazen
Joanna Pearson
Richie Hofmann
Hilary S. Jacqmin
Nicholas A. Friedman
Peter Kline
Rebecca Parson
Broc Rossell
Michele Leavitt
Douglas Basford
Anna Maria Hong
W. F. Lantry
James Najarian


This year's judge was Jennifer Clarvoe. Congratulations to all. It was an honor to read your work.

To submit your poem(s) for the 2012 Marr Poetry Prize contest, click here.

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