Meridian Stories and a Charming Video

Here’s a lovely video by high school students, a creative engagement with a poem from The Kenyon Review, “Quake” by J. Allyn Rosser, which appeared in the Spring 2012 issue. The short film features original music by Samantha Saucier and was made…

Kudos Natalie Shapero and E. J. Levy

Two members of the KR community have recently snagged a pair of significant prizes and deserve some lusty huzzahs.  Natalie Shapero, one of our KR Fellows, has been awarded the GLCA Prize for a first volume of poetry for her…

KR’s New Monthly Podcast

KR has a new monthly podcast, and I’m really excited–I’ve been hoping to get something like this going for a long while. (Find it here.) The first one, which we posted in December, is a terrific story called “Cicadas” from the…

Ready, Set, Stop!

Open submissions to The Kenyon Review will close on January 15.  Fair warning! What a great reading period it’s been already from September 15th.  Nearly 9,000 submissions and counting, up from 7,000 last year.  Our team in Gambier and beyond has…

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