Joe Okonkwo

Author of Jazz Moon:
WINNER: 2016 Edmund White Award for Debut Fiction
Finalist: 2016 Lambda Literary Award for Best Gay Fiction

Awards time

I serve as Prose Editor for Newtown Literary, a journal devoted to publishing writers living in the NYC borough of Queens. I'm extremely proud to do so. We've announced the following nominations for Pushcart and PEN awards. Congrats and good luck to the nominees!