Creative Writing student wins Offbeat prize

November 16, 2016

Creative Writing student Rachel Litchman won The Offbeat Magazine’s first annual Flash Fiction and Prose Poetry contest.

Litchman, a senior, was awarded first prize and $150 for her piece "Erasure." "Erasure" will also be published in the Fall 2016 edition of The Offbeat. The contest was judged by author Michael Martone, who is the author/editor of Winesburg, Indiana, Four for a Quarter: Fictions and many other books.

The Offbeat Magazine is a biannual literary magazine affiliated with Michigan State University’s Department of Writing, Rhetoric and American Cultures.