30 Below Contest Winners—2020


Narrative congratulates the winners and finalists.

(All entrants in the contest were between the ages of eighteen and thirty.)


FIRST PLACE


SECOND PLACE

SIMON SHIEH
Training in Yizhuang and Cutting Weight, poems


THIRD PLACE

ROB SHAPIRO
November Spell I and Solstice, End of Day, poems


FINALISTS

Anna Besh
For Tom, Forever Ago, a story

Kate Bond
The First Time and Other Poems

Britny Cordera

Sara Elkamel
What This Elegy Wants, a poem

Katie Golownia
The Favor, an essay

Charlotte Gross
Catching Light, a short short

Raisa Tolchinsky
Teshuvah, a poem

Amanda Vitale
Dry Heat, a story

Dylan Weir
In the Land of Long Distances, a poem



And Don’t Miss:

The Thirteenth Annual Poetry Contest, with $3,300 in prizes.
Contest opens May 14 and closes July 16.


The Spring 2021 Story Contest, with $5,000 in prizes.
Contest opens May 1 and closes July 31.