2019 Young Writers Contest Winners

First, second and third place winners’ work will be published on August 1st, 2019 in our first online edition of DoveTales, An International Journal of the Arts, themed “One World, One People,” by guest editor Dr. Patricia Jabbeh Wesley.

In Poetry~

First Place: Sharvari Deshpande from Pune, Maharashtra, India, for “In The Valleys of Kashmir.”

Second Place: Emmy Song from Rockville, Maryland, U.S. for “A Walk Down Lafayette Street.”

Third Place: Sarah Street from Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. for “Earth.”

In Fiction~

First Place: Lucas  Tucker from Moraga, California, U.S. for “Cleanse Your Nation.”

Second Place: Sally Liu from Holzheim, Germany, for “7,000 miles.”

Third Place: EbunOluwa Ojebode from Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria, for “Male ears, Dead End.”

In Nonfiction~

First Place: Christina Wang from Roswell, Georgia, U.S. for “Bringing Gender Back: How the Japanese Youth Connect With Their Culture By Foregoing Gender Norms.”

Second Place: Eunice Lee from Seoul, South Korea, for “When a Mommy Becomes a Nanny.”

Third Place: Junwon Lee from Seoul, South Korea, for “The Small but Mighty Survivors.”

Finalists~

Poetry: Lyndel Cas-ing from Baguio, Philippines, for “Bloom.”

Fiction: Andrea Lee from Mount Laurel, New Jersey, U.S. for “Chains of Greece.”

Nonfiction: Yu Jung Ro from Yeonsu-Gu, South Korea for “Thirty-Nine to Sixty-One.”

Congratulations to one and all!

 

 

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