Professor Paul Doyle edited The Nassau Review for decades, keeping this literary legacy alive and vibrant. We have changed the Writer Awards to the Doyle Awards to pay tribute to the commitment he made to this journal for so many years.
for the poem
“Carcinoma, as Told by the Cells,with Lines from Lab Reports”
for the creative nonfiction piece
These pieces appear in our 2023 issue of The Nassau Review.
All submissions received during the submission period are considered for the Doyle Awards. Every period will offer $125 for each genre: Artwork, Creative Nonfiction, Fiction, and Poetry. *pending budget approval
Members of the Nassau Community College community are not eligible to win these awards.
Members of the NCC community include past and current staff, faculty, and administrators as well as current students. Alumni students are eligible. If you have questions about eligibility, email email@example.com with the email subject line: Contest Eligibility Query
Poetry: L. N. Malnack, "The Inertia of a Body Depends Upon Its Energy Content," poem
Prose: Karen Weyant, "Compromising Chiroptophobia, or Why I'm Giving Up and Learning to Love the Bat," creative non-fiction
(appear in the 2012 issue)
Poetry: Katie Manning, “Sleeping Beauty’s Mother,” narrative poem
Prose: Liz Dolan, “What's Like What, ” creative non-fiction