||Annie Dawid reading at the 2010 Mercyhurst College Literary Festival.
Photo by Tyler Stauffer, The Merciad.
2016: Annie's new job -
Teaching The Writer's Workshop at University College, University of Denver. Course Schedule Here!
2016: Annie Dawid's essay, "All Thy Waves" is featured in the Stanford Anthology, Gender and Illness
Finalist: Great American Sentence
Great American Sentence Contest: The Results
Finalist: Only Action Means, Story
Gertrude Stein Award in Fiction 2015 Finalists
Finalist: Resurrection City: A Novel of Jonestown,
2016 Big Moose Prize – Finalists & Semi-Finalists
Honorable Mention: Jonestown Perfume,
Short Story Collection
2016 Leapfrog Fiction Contest Results
Shortlist: My Tatelah, Flash-fiction
Retreat West: Comp results - May 16 Themed Flash
Semi-Finalist: Acts of Nature, Acts of God
The Raymond Carver Short Story Contest Results
Shortlist: The Locked Box in My Closet, Flash-fiction.
Freestyle Writing - Contest Results
First prize: Sex and the Piano
Knut House: Music Prize Winner
Click here for list of winners
Finalist for essay "Extratemporal,"
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Semi-Finalist: Finding Home, essay. Click here for list of finalists.
Semi-Finalist: Jonestown Perfume, Elixir Fiction Contest
All Thy Waves, December Magazine, finalist
FINALIST in 3 Faulkner Society Contests
novella: Mrs. Jim Jones: One Possible Biography
novel: Paradise Undone
novel-in-progress: Standing Beside Love. Click here for list of winners
Finalist for story "Acts of Nature, Acts of God," Click here for list of winners
Finalist for poem "The Other Jewish Disease," Click here for list of winners
Honorable Mention in the category of General Fiction at the San Francisco Book Festival for "And Darkness Was Under His Feet". Click here for list of winners.
Finalist for the Anna Davidson Rosenberg Poetry Award for "Laugh America Star," a sestina.
Finalist: December prize, non-fiction, "How Came These Things to Pass?"
Second Place: Writers' Studio 2014 Award for Non-Fiction Click Here!
Short List for Santa Fe Writers Project, "Resurrection City: Stories of Jonestown," Click here for full list.
Short List for short story/flash-fiction, "The Locked Box in my Closet,"Click here for full list of winners
Short List for flash fiction: multi-story, "My Tatelah," Click here for all results
Northern Colorado Writers Award for "Deeps"
Flash Fiction first prize for "Nitza Kosher Pizza" with A Room of One's Own Foundation - Click here to download Nitza
FlashFiction Prize from 2012 -- Orlando Award "Nitza Kosher Pizza" http://aroomofherownfoundation.org/nitza-kosher-pizza-by-annie-dawid/
Annie teaching two workshops at Castle Rock Writers Conference Nov. 23 - http://castlerockwriters.com
WINNER OF THE 2012 DANA AWARD IN THE ESSAY
Annie's "Nitza Kosher Pizza" won the A Room of One's Own Foundation Flash Fiction prize for Fall 2012. It will be published this spring in the Los Angeles Review and on the AROHO website.
"Ten Days Before the End," a section of Resurrection City: Stories of Jonestown, finalist in Glimmer Train's Fiction Open 2010.
Resurrection City: Stories of Jonestown finalist for the Black Lawrence Press 2010 Hudson Prize, second or third book competition.
"Dawid captures crowd, opens 2010 Literary Festival", 2010 Mercyhurst College Literary Festival, readings from “And Darkness Was Under His Feet.”
Standing Beside Love finalist in novel-in-progress, Dana Awards 2010
And Darkness Was Under His Feet was a semi-finalist at the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Awards 2010
All Thy Waves, by Annie Dawid awarded 2nd place in the 2009 Memoirs Contest by The Writers' Workshop of Ashville, NC
Read an article on Annie Dawid featured inthe Southern Colorado Literature Examiner.
Read a revew of And Darkness Was Under His Feet: Stories of a Family, by Annie Dawid (Litchfield Review Press/BookSurge) from Jewish Book World, Winter 2009.
Listen to Annie Dawid's Interview on Swiss Public Radio! The interview was originally recorded on June 28, 2009, and the interview length is approximately one hour.
And Darkness Was Under His Feet: Stories of a Family, by Annie Dawid (Litchfield Review Press/BookSurge) named a Finalist in the Short Story - Fiction category of the 2009 Next Generation Indie Book Awards!
Listen to Annie Dawid's interview on KWMV's "A Peek in the Valley"
Read an essay by Annie Dawid on writing "And Darkness..."
From Transcript to Fiction, Glimmer Train newsletter, May 1, 2009
Annie Dawid's "Mamelah's Monologue" awarded first prize in Grain Magazine's 20th annual Short Grain Writing Contest in Dramatic Monologue 2009.