Former Sycamore editors are ‘Writers to Watch’

BY ANTHONY COOK, Editor-in-Chief We were excited to see that two former Sycamore Review editors, Rebekah Silverman and James Tadd Adcox, were mentioned in Saturday’s Chicago Tribune. Silverman, who served as Sycamore’s editor-in-chief, and Adcox, who served as fiction editor, are among three “Chicago Writers to Watch,” according to the Tribune. As the article points … Continue reading Former Sycamore editors are ‘Writers to Watch’

Sycamore Contributor Jane Springer Wins 2006 Agha Shahid Ali Prize

BY REBEKAH SILVERMAN, Editor-in-Chief The charming and eloquent Jane Springer, whose poems, both called “Dear Blackbird,” are in Sycamore Review’s current issue, 18.2, has won the 2006 Agha Shahid Ali prize for poetry through the University of Utah Press.  Her book, Dear Blackbird, will be published in May 2007.  The 2006 prize was judged by … Continue reading Sycamore Contributor Jane Springer Wins 2006 Agha Shahid Ali Prize