Pushcart Prize Nominees

We’re very pleased to announce our 2021 PUSHCART PRIZE nominees!

MARCELINA
From Marcelina by Jean Vengua (September 2020)

WHILE YOU REST
From Shield the Joyous by Christopher X. Shade (April 2020)

THE LAWNMOWER
From Shield the Joyous by Christopher X. Shade (April 2020)

IN THE ALABAMA TOWN WHERE I GREW UP, THE TOWN SQUARE WASN’T A SQUARE. 
From Shield the Joyous by Christopher X. Shade (April 2020)

ON IMITATING A RHINOCEROS 
From PAGPAG: The Dictator’s Aftermath in the Diaspora by Eileen R. Tabios (March 2020)

DO NOT BREATHE
From PAGPAG: The Dictator’s Aftermath in the Diaspora by Eileen R. Tabios (March 2020)

Congratulations and good luck!