C.V. Davis



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The 2017 edition of The Broad River Review was edited by C. V. Davis. The publication contains fiction, non-fiction, art, poetry, and photography. The cover, "Autumn is Calling," was photographed by Ashley Koch. The winner of the J. Calvin Koontz Poetry Award, given annually for a portfolio of poetry to a senior English major, is Elizabeth Erhartic. The Broad River Review Editor's Prize in Poetry is chosen among all submissions from Gardner-Webb University students. The winner of the poetry award is Ilari Pass for the poem titled, "Death Sentence at Birth." The Rash Awards, named in honor of Ron Rash, a 1976 graduate of Gardner-Webb University, are awarded annually for outstanding works in poetry and fiction. The 2016 award recipients are Lind Heuring for her fiction work titled "Red Light, Green Light" and Priscilla Webster-Williams for her poem titled "Occupational Therapy at a TB Sanitarium, 1952." Alan Michael Parker and Lee Smith served as judges for the fiction and poetry contests, respectively.

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Gardner-Webb University


Boiling Springs, NC


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Arts and Humanities | Creative Writing | English Language and Literature | Fiction | Nonfiction | Poetry

Volume 49 (2017)