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News, Interviews, Reviews, etc.
The Columbia Journal's Spring Fiction Prize awarded to "We Tell Time in Stories, Not Hours," April 18, 2020.
"Lorca (6)" receieved honorable mention for the SingLit Station 2019 Hawker Prize for Southeast Asian Poetry. Poet-Editor Jee Leong Koh's interview with Daryl Qilin Yam at SingLIt Station includes a discussion of "Lorca (6)" and the poem's "essential loneliness."
Chris Huntington's letter to Federico Garcia Lorca, "Lorca (6)," received third place in the 4th annual Singapore Poetry contest (2018)
Chris Huntington's chapbook The Idiot was a finalist in the 2017 Chapbook Program of the Brooklyn-based Center for Book Arts.
Chris Huntington's chapbook The Idiot at the Door Is Me was a finalist for the 2017 Lena-Miles Weber Todd Prize for Poetry, sponsored by the Pleiades Press.
Interview in THIS, March 2015
WHAT ARE YOU READING? Podcast interview, April 2014
Guest post on Growing Sideways, June 2, 2012
Interview with Kevin Hartnett on Growing Sideways, March 9, 2012
Corrections Today says Mike Tyson Slept Here "can serve as a reality check for the field." February 2012
Interview with Travis DiNicola on "The Art of the Matter," WFYI, Indianapolis Public Radio, August 2011
Indianapolis newspaper Nuvo calls Mike Tyson Slept Here "a smart, funny, heartbreaking, eye-opening success." Read the full review here! May 2013
Library Journal reviews Mike Tyson Slept Here: "VERDICT: Highly readable, wry, and thought-provoking."