The Atlantic Health and Montclair State Arts & Health Partnership has announced the winners of the 2015 Healing Voices Literary Contest. A total of six winners were selected — first through third place in poetry and prose. Lauren Bozzi, a senior in the School of Communication and Media, won second place in the prose category.
The contest was open to university faculty, staff and students as well as Atlantic Health System employees. This year’s theme was community.
“The Meeting” by Lynda Ranieri
Atlantic Health System Diabetes and Endocrine Institute
“I Belong” by Sandra Manci
Overlook Medical Center
“Imagine the Body of the Operating Room” by Susan Durant
Morristown Medical Center
“Irish America” by Diane Delaney
Newton Medical Center
“My Community” by Lauren Bozzi
Montclair State University, School of Communication and Media Student
“The Rock Jar” by Jean Marie Rosone
Carol G. Simon Cancer Center at Morristown Medical Center
The other Montclair State participants were Kevin Milton (student), Tracy Novak (student), Amber Lowry (student), Sabrina Mayo (student), and Brett Albert (student).
Read all works submitted to this year’s Healing Voices Literary Contest here.
This year’s winners and participants will be featured in the Healing Voices Literary Readings on Wednesday, May 27 in the L. Howard Fox Theatre at 6:30pm. For more information, please contact Dania Ramos at firstname.lastname@example.org