English Alumna Quakenbush Places Eighth in International Short Story Contest

Posted on 8/24/2015 12:46:57 PM

The short story “Hope Walks,” by 2014 English Writing Track graduate Lindsey Quakenbush, won eight place in the 2015 NYC Midnight short fiction contest.

About the Contest

(from the contest website):

“The Short Story Challenge 2015 is an international creative writing competition, now in its 9th year, that challenges participants to create original short stories in as little as 24 hours. The event is organized by NYC Midnight Movie Making Madness, an organization founded in 2002 with the mission to discover and promote a new wave of talented storytellers.”

The IUP English Department congratulates Ms. Quakenbush on her literary achievement!

Department of English