Endowed in perpetuity by the Glenna Luschei Fund for Excellence
Meet the Staff

Glenna Luschei Editor-in-Chief

Kwame Dawes

 

Managing Editor

Siwar Masannat

 

Web/Blog/Newsletter Editor

Paul Hanson Clark

 

Designer

Nathan Putens

 

Copyeditor

Linnea Fredrickson

 

Assistant Editors – Fiction

Avee Chaudhri

Claire Jiminez

Olufunke Ogundimu

 

Assistant Editors – Poetry

Saddiq Dzukogi 

Jess Poli

 

Assistant Editor – Nonfiction

Jordan Charlton

 

 

Editorial Assistants

Chaun Ballard

Tara Ballard

DeMisty Bellinger

Briar Essex

Caroliena Cabada 

Blake Kinnett

Nicole Lachat

Rasaq Malik

Danielle Page

Caleb Petersen

Madison Sides

Pascha Sotolongo Stevenson

Mariah Williams

 

Graduate Research Assistants

Kasey Peters
 
Cass Diaz

 

Alumni Readers

Rachel Cochran

Steven Edwards

Arden Eli Hill 

Robert Fuglei

David Henson

Cody Lumpkin

Michelle Menting

Raul Palma

Katie Schmid

Carrie Shipers

 

Summer 2021 Interns

Jason Han

Helen Howard

Zach Jewell

Helen McClure

Eric Morris

Linnea Pietsch

Jenna Thompson

 

Fall 2021 Interns

Samantha Dunavin
 
Alyssa Farrens 
 
Abbey Kegley 
 
Nathan Stastny
 
Chin Tung Tan 

Book Prize Series

Series Editor: Kwame Dawes

Coordinator: Katie Marya

Senior Readers: Grace Bauer, Stephen C. Behrendt, Kate Flaherty, Erin Flanagan

 

Prairie Schooner is published in cooperation with the University of Nebraska Press and the Creative Writing Program of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln English Department and is endowed by the Glenna Luschei Endowed Editorship and Fund for Excellence at Prairie Schooner. Members of the faculty of the creative writing program include Jonis Agee, Grace Bauer, Joy Castro, Jennine Capo Crucet, Kwame Dawes, Ted Kooser, Amelia María de la Luz Montes, Chigozie Obioma, Timothy Schaffert, and Stacey Waite.

Prairie Schooner and its editorship are endowed in perpetuity by the Glenna Luschei Fund for Excellence at Prairie Schooner at the University of Nebraska Foundation. This endowment provides eleven annual Glenna Luschei Prairie Schooner Awards in the amount of $4,000.