Review of The Beautiful Wishes of Ugly Men: Stories by Adam Prince

By Dallas Woodburn, Fiction Editor Adam Prince’s debut collection of short stories, The Beautiful Wishes of Ugly Men, opens with an epigraph from Wright Morris’ The Works of Love: “What the world needed, it seemed, was a traveler who would stay right there in the bedroom, or open the door and walk slowly about his … Continue reading Review of The Beautiful Wishes of Ugly Men: Stories by Adam Prince

Congratulations to Adam Prince!

By CONOR BROUGHAN, Fiction Editor We here at Sycamore Review are pleased to extend our congratulations to contributing fiction writer Adam Prince whose short story collection The Beautiful Wishes of Ugly Men will be published by Black Lawrence Press next year. Prince won the 2010 Wabash Fiction prize with his short story “The Island of … Continue reading Congratulations to Adam Prince!

Congratulations to the Winner of the 2010 Wabash Prize for Fiction

BY DANA BISIGNANI, Wabash Prize Coordinator After careful consideration, guest judge Peter Ho Davies selected Adam Prince’s story “Island of the Lost Boys” as this year’s winner. Davies writes that Prince’s story is “notable for its acute observations, wry wit, and delicate characterization. The latter is true of even the secondary figures–each is vividly particular–but … Continue reading Congratulations to the Winner of the 2010 Wabash Prize for Fiction