||ANNIE DAWID READING AT THE 2010 MERCYHURST COLLEGE LITERARY FESTIVAL.
Photo by Tyler Stauffer, The Merciad
Annie Dawid's long story, "Jonestown: Thirty Years On," is a finalist for the Eric Hoffer Award for Prose. It rose above 1000 entries and will be published in BEST NEW WRITING: 2015.
2014: Annie's newest novel makes second round of Amazon Breakthrough Novel Contest 2014, STANDING BESIDE LOVE. Amazon Breakthrough Novel Contest 2014
Finalist: December prize, non-fiction, "How Came These Things to Pass?"
Second Place: Writers' Studio 2014 Award for Non-Fiction http://www.arapahoe.edu/departments-and-programs/a-z-programs/writers-studio/2014-writers-studio-literary-contest/2014
2013 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.
Dawid featured in article on the 12th annual University of New Mexico Taos Summer Writers' Conference.
"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.