Student Writing Contest
The Conference On Christianity and Literature
Winners of the 2012 Student Writing Contest
1st place: Lauren Moore, Cedarville University, "The Pilgrim Pathway"
2nd place: Lauren Sawyer, Indiana Wesleyan University, "The Difference between Dead and Alive"
3rd place: Kathryn Mogk, Pepperdine University, "Seeing the Middle Ages"
1st place: Preston Yancey, Baylor University, "The Heathen"
2nd place: Adam Kneeland, Houghton College, "This Place is Not Tegesta Anymore"
3rd place: Brenna Case, Gordon College, "Shrimp Farm Baptism"
1st place: Kathryn Mogk, Pepperdine University, “Swallowing the Golden Pill: The Integral Christianity of Narnia”
2nd place: Ashley Couch, Houghton College, “Love and Marriage with Philip Larkin and Eavan Boland”
3rd place: Sarah Carter, Wheaton College, “Wordsworth’s ‘Spirit of the Universe’ and the Quest for Tranquility”
1st place: Sarah Grigg, University of Virginia, “The Journal of God at Play”
2nd place: Daisy Hernandez, Hope College, “Día del Turkey, 2011”
3rd place: Lauren Sawyer, Indiana Wesleyan University, “Eve’s Big Exit”
Honorable Mention: Nick Rassi, Indiana Wesleyan University, “My Louisiana Sky”
Creative Non-fiction: Lauren Winner
Fiction: Randy Boyagoda
Academic Essay: Susan M. Felch
Poetry: Jill Peláez Baumgaertner
Lists of winners from past years can be accessed below.
2010 Student Writing Contest Winners