Author Archives: PRISM international

Prompt: Where are they now?

  After reading Re’Lynn Hansen’s piece ‘Reunion’ in issue 52.3, I was invited to a reunion of my own—a ten year reunion of the cast of Les Misérables. (Not staged on Broadway, by the way, but in a small town … Continue reading

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Jeffrey Ricker’s new novel ‘The Unwanted’

Looking for some good young adult fiction to read over the summer? Well, look no further than former PRISM Contest Manager Jeffrey Ricker’s The Unwanted! Jeffrey’s second novel follows Jamie Thomas, who has enough trouble on his hands trying to … Continue reading

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Former PRISM editor Jordan Abel wins BC Book Prize

Congratulations to former PRISM-er Jordan Abel for winning the 2014 BC Book Prize for poetry! Abel was awarded the Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize for his poetry collection The Place of Scraps. The Place of Scraps revolves around Marius Barbeau, an early-twentieth-century ethnographer, who studied … Continue reading

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Andrea Hoff interviews Tyee Bridge

This week at ninteenquestions, (sadly) former PRISM editor Andrea Hoff interviews Tyee Bridge. Tyee Bridge has been writing essays and features on ecology, religion and urban culture for more than fifteen years, on subjects that range from a voyage to … Continue reading

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Prompt: A Month’s Worth of Stories

I spoke to my family recently and, as usual, we chatted and exchanged news. But the inevitable moment came when the conversation petered out and I said, “Well… I don’t think anything else interesting happened recently…” Of course, that just … Continue reading

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National Magazine Awards Nominations

PRISM international is excited to have been nominated for three National Magazine Awards! Our wonderful nominated writers are: Sarah de Leeuw, whose essay ‘Soft Shouldered’ is nominated in the One of a Kind category. ‘Soft Shouldered’ was published in issue … Continue reading

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