PROGRAM: Proud to Be: Writing By American Warriors

Presented by:
Missouri Humanities Council
Local Partner: Colleges and Universities Subject: Poetry, War/Veterans Audience: Veterans

Proud to Be: Writing by American Warriors is a creative writing anthology containing poetry, fiction, essay, interview, and photography submissions by and about veterans from across the nation. First released in November 2012, it is now an annual series. The anthology is funded by MHC, edited by Dr. James Brubaker, and published by Southeast Missouri State University Press. Submissions are reviewed by a panel of judges for inclusion in the anthology, with a $250 prize awarded in each of the five categories listed above.