David D. Anderson Prize for Literary Criticism:
“The Moving Was Over and Done: The Professor’s House and Middle America,” Patricia Oman, Hastings College
Gwendolyn Brooks Poetry Prize:
“Muddy World,” Mary Catherine Harper, Defiance College
David Diamond Student Writing Prize:
“To Honor a Man: The Decline of Hegemonic Masculinity in Henry Bellamann’s Kings Row,” Rachael Price, University of Arkansas
Paul Sommers Prize for Creative Prose:
No prize was awarded this year.