Emerging Writers Writers-in-Residence 2024 Finalists Announced


The Selection Committee of the Edith Wharton-Straw Dog Writers Guild Writers-in-Residence is pleased to announce 27 finalists from emerging writers across the United States and other countries around the globe. We were thrilled with the depth of talent, diversity, and sheer writing tenacity of the applicants–thank you for sharing your work. Nine writers will be selected for the 2024 residency. The nine residents will be announced on December 15.

The 27 finalists:
Alex Romero
Anna Fox
Audra Kerr Brown
Bernardo Wade
Camila Sanmiguel Anaya
Catherine Carberry
Claire Luchette
Eden Petri
Eleanor Fuller
Farheen Raparthi
Gerard Cabrera
Jason Prokowiew
Jenn Alandy Trahan
Jennifer Tubbs
Jessica Mosher
Julia Thacker
Katherine D. Stutzman
Linda Button
Mariah Rigg
Marissa Meade Higgins
Mistinguette Smith
Nina Pelaez
Robin Long
Stevie Billow
Walker Rutter-Bowman
Whitney Scharer
Yash Bhutada

With warmest congratulations,
The Selection Committee