The winner of the 2019 Frost Place Bull City Press Chapbook Competition, R. Cassandra Bruner, has been announced as a recipient of the 2019-2020 fellowship at the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing. Read more about this incredible accomplishment, which awards a stipend of $38,000 and teaching duties at The University of Wisconsin-Madison, here.
R. Cassandra Bruner earned her MFA in poetry from Eastern Washington University where she served as Managing Editor of Willow Springs Books. Finalist for Black Warrior Review’s 2018 Nonfiction Contest, their poems and essays have appeared, or are upcoming in, The Adroit Journal, Black Warrior Review, Crazyhorse, Muzzle, New England Review, Ninth Letter, and Pleiades among others. Winner of the 2019 Frost Place chapbook competition, her first chapbook, The Wishbone Dress, is forthcoming from Bull City Press.