CWW Prize Winners

The inaugural 2016 Contemporary Women’s Writing Essay Prize:

Prize Winner:
Mary Horgan, About Change: Ali Smith’s Numismatic Modernism


In addition, the following essays have been selected for Special Commendation:

Imogen Mathew, Educating the Reader in Anita Heiss’ Chick Lit

Emilia Borowska, Politics, Passion and Abstraction in Kathy Acker’s “Russian Constructivism”

Oliver Penny, The true reflection of the perverse origins of his desire: The Extraneous Phallus in Angela Carter’s Love