Writing Excellence 2001

<p>UPDATE: Visit the nominees and winners of the <a href=”https://www.utne.com/media/utne-independent-press-awards-2009-hold.aspx”>2009 Utne Independent Press Awards</a>.</p>
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<b>The American Scholar</b>
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<a href=”http://www.pbk.org/americanscholar.htm” target=”_blank”>www.pbk.org/americanscholar.htm</a>
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<p>Don’t let the name put you off. This quarterly is anything but snooty and academic, with its wide range of articles, essays, and fiction shaped by some of America’s best writers.</p>
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<b>Anne Fadiman, editor<br />
Phi Beta Kappa Society<br />
1785 Massachusetts Av. NW, 4th Floor<br />
Washington,DC 20036<br />
202-265-3808<br />
Subscription address:<br />
PO Box 97269<br />
Washington, DC 20078<br />
$25/yr. (4 issues)</b>
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<b>E-mail:</b>
<a href=”mailto:scholar@pbk.org”>scholar@pbk.org</a>
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</a>Creative Nonfiction</b>
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<a href=”http://www.creativenonfiction.org/” target=”_blank”>www.creativenonfiction.org</a>
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<p>This quarterly combines marvelous writing and editing with inventive topics to give new life to a sometimes hackneyed genre.</p>
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<b>Lee Gutkind, editor<br />
Box 81536<br />
Pittsburgh,PA 15217<br />
412-422-8404<br />
Subscription address: same as above<br />
$29.95 for 4 issues</b>
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<b>E-mail:</b>
<a href=”mailto:info@creativenonfiction.org”>info@creativenonfiction.org</a>
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</a>Granta</b>
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<a href=”http://www.granta.com/” target=”_blank”>www.granta.com</a>
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<p>If pretty literature is your cup of tea, look out: this London-based<br />
quarterly full of hard-edged, worldly brilliance poses a leaner, meaner<br />
standard for what good writing ought to be.</p>
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<b>Ian Jack, editor<br />
Granta USA, LLC<br />
1755 Broadway<br />
New York,NY 10019-3780<br />
Subscription address:<br />
Box 420387<br />
Palm Beach, FL 32142-9913<br />
212-246-1313<br />
$37/yr. (4 issues)</b>
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<b>E-mail:</b>
<a href=”mailto:editorial@grantamag.co.uk”>editorial@grantamag.co.uk</a>
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</a>Kyoto Journal</b>
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<a href=”http://www.kampo.co.jp/kyoto-journal/” target=”_blank”>www.kampo.co.jp/kyoto-journal/</a>
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<p>This handsome and fascinating quarterly focuses on the arts and culture of Asia, with emphasis on Japan.</p>
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<b>Perspectives on Asia.<br />
John Einarsen, editor<br />
Heian Bunka Center<br />
35 Minami-goshomachi, Okazaki<br />
Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8334 Japan<br />
075-761-1433<br />
Subscription address:<br />
31 Bond Street<br />
New York, NY 10012<br />
212-228-1058<br />
¥4,000 or US$50 for 4 issues (3 issues per year)</b>
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<b>E-mail:</b>
<a href=”mailto:kyotojournal@gol.com”>kyotojournal@gol.com</a>
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</a>Michigan Quarterly Review<br />
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<a href=”http://www.umich.edu/~mqr/” target=”_blank”>www.umich.edu/~mqr/</a>
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<p>’Not solely a literary journal,’ this long-lived publication has devoted two interesting recent issues to ‘Secret Spaces of Childhood.'</p>
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<b>Laurence Goldstein, editor<br />
The University of Michigan<br />
Room 3032 Rackham Bldg., 915 E. Washington St.<br />
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1070<br />
Subscription address: same as above<br />
$18/yr. (4 issues)</b>
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</a>Orion</b>
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<b>www.orionsociety.org</b>
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<p>Beautiful magazine focusing on ‘people and nature’, published with the intent of exploring ‘the ethic of humane stewardship.'</p>
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<b>People and nature.<br />
George K. Russell, editor in chief<br />
</b>The Orion Society<br />
195 Main St.<br />
Great Barrington, MA 01230<br />
413-528-4422<br />
Subscription address:<br />
same as above<br />
$30/yr. membership (4 issues)</p>
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<b>E</b>-mail: <a href=”mailto:orion@orionsociety.org”>orion@orionsociety.org</a>
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</a>Prospect</b>
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<a href=”http://www.prospect-magazine.co.uk/” target=”_blank”>
<b>www.prospect-magazine.co.uk</b>
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<p>British monthly of “politics, essays, argument.”</p>
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<b>Politics – Essays – Argument.<br />
David Goodhart, editor<br />
</b>4 Bedford Square<br />
<b>London WC1B 3R-D<br />
0171-255-1281<br />
Subscription address:<br />
Freepost SWB 1187<br />
Bristol BS32 0ZZ England<br />
£41.80 inside UK, £65 elsewhere (12 issues)</b>
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<b>E</b>-mail: <a href=”mailto:editorial@prospect-magazine.co.uk”>editorial@prospect-magazine.co.uk</a>
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</a>The Sun</b>
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<p>A perennial favorite among Utne Reader editors, this provocative monthly never fails to delight and inspire.</p>
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<b>A magazine of ideas.<br />
Sy Safransky, editor<br />
</b>The Sun Publishing Co., Inc.<br />
<b>107 North Roberson St.<br />
Chapel Hill, NC 27516<br />
919-942-5282<br />
Subscription address:<br />
PO Box 469061<br />
Escondido, CA 92046-9061<br />
888-732-6736<br />
$34/yr. (12 issues)</b>
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