Congratulations to the Kimbilio Fellows who are nominees for the 2021 Hurston/Wright Awards!
In Debut Fiction:
Stephen Wright for his novel The Coyotes of Carthage
Deesha Philyaw for her collection The Secret Lives of Church Ladies
Rachel Eliza Griffiths for her collection of Seeing the Body: Poems
Kimbilio Fellow Amina Gautier served as one of the twelve judges for this year’s competition.
The award ceremony will be held online on October 15.