Entries by Dayton Shafer

Inaugural May Day Mountain Chapbook Series Winner

Hunger Mountain & May Day Studio are proud to announce Julie Marie Wade as the winner of the inaugural May Day Mountain Chapbook Series.   Julie will receive $100 in prize money plus fifty 5×7, handmade letterpress copies designed and illustrated by May Day Studio of Montpelier, Vermont. We’d like to thank the many fantastic authors […]

A Review of The Displaced: Refugee Writers on Refugee Lives

by Dayton J Shafer

A collection of geographically diverse essays, The Displaced: Refugee Writers on Refugee Lives, works to illustrate how seemingly disparate refugee narratives can interlock the universality of homeland flight. With seventeen international writers reflecting on the refugee experience, the collection, edited by Viet Thang Nguyen, attempts to humanize the demonized, and give voice to individuals that […]