book cover   first prize
Lorrie Moore
"People Like That Are the Only People Here"
The New Yorker, January 27, 1997

second prize
Steven Millhauser
"The Knife Thrower"
Harper's Magazine, March 1997

third prize
Alice Munro
"The Children Stay"
The New Yorker, Dec. 22 & 29, 1997

magazine prize
The New Yorker

Maxine Swann
"Flower Children"
Ploughshares, Vol. 23, Nos. 2&3

Brian Evenson
"Two Brothers"
Dominion Review, Volume XV

George Saunders
The New Yorker, July 28, 1997

Karen Heuler
"Me and My Enemy"
The Virginia Quarterly Review, Vol. 73, No. 4

Thom Jones
Zoetrope: All-Story, Vol. 1, No. 1

Suketu Mehta
"Gare du Nord"
Harper's Magazine, August 1997

Carolyn Cooke
"Eating Dirt"
New England Review, Vol. 18, No. 2

Peter Ho Davies
The Paris Review, No. 141

Reginald McKnight
Story, Spring 1997

Josip Novakovich
Manoa, Vol. 9, No. 2

Peter Weltner
"Movietone: Detour"
Fourteen Hills, Vol. 3, No. 2

Akhil Sharma
The Atlantic Monthly, January 1997

D.R. MacDonald
Epoch, Vol. 46, No. 2

Rick Bass
"The Myths of Bears"
The Southern Review, Vol. 33, No. 1

Louise Erdrich
"Satan: Hijacker of a Planet"
The Atlantic Monthly, August 1997

Don Zancanella
"The Chimpanzees of Wyoming Territory"
Alaska Quarterly Review, Vol. 15, No. 3 & 4

Annie Proulx
"Brokeback Mountain"
The New Yorker, October 13, 1997
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