Announcing our American Short Fiction Contest Winners!


We are delighted to announce that Victor LaValle has chosen the winners of our 2016 American Short Fiction Contest. The first-place prize goes to Amanda Emil Anderson, for her story “The Goodnow Guide.” Look out for the story in an upcoming issue of American Short Fiction! […]

American Short Fiction Prize: Winners Announced!


We are pleased to announce the prize winners for our 2014 American Short Fiction Contest. We’d like to thank everyone who participated in the contest. We were overwhelmed by the breadth and quality of the stories you submitted. Reading through them, we were surprised again and again by the versatility and potential of the short story form. See what stories our contest judge, Amy Hempel, chose as winners, after the jump. […]

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