Short story – 2nd place
MA Creative Writing, Class of 2024
Entry: 'Fish Comes Home'
The International Conference on the Short Story in English was first launched in 1988 in Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris, by the Society for the Study of the Short Story in English (SSSS) as a colloquium which has grown in stature and gained prominence over the years. Each conference is accompanied by a short story competition based on the conference theme for the year.