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Story Collections

Scavengers: Stories by Becky Hagenston
Scavengers: Stories
University of Alaska Press, March 2016
Winner of the Permafrost 2015 Book Prize in Fiction
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Strange Weather by Becky Hagenston
Strange Weather
Press 53, 2010
Winner of the 2009 Spokane Prize for Short Fiction
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A Gram of Mars: Stories by Becky Hagenston
A Gram of Mars: Stories
Sarabande Books, 1998
Winner of the 1997 Mary McCarthy Prize in Short Fiction
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The Upside-Down World by Becky Hagenston
“The Upside-Down World”
The O. Henry Prize Stories 2015
Anchor, September 15, 2015
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Scavengers by Becky Hagenston
Surreal South '13
Press 53, Fall 2013
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Good Listener by Becky Hagenston
“Good Listener”
24 Bar Blues
Press 53, Spring 2013
Midnight, Licorice, Shadow by Becky Hagenston
“Midnight, Licorice, Shadow”
50th Anniversary Issue
Crazyhorse , Fall 2010
Dorothy Gale VS. Alice Liddle by Becky Hagenston
“Dorothy Gale VS. Alice Liddle”
The Versus Anthology: Volume 1
Press 53, 2009
edited by Josh Woods
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Anthony by Becky Hagenston
Surreal South '09
Press 53, 2009
edited by Laura & Pinckney Benedict
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Til Death Us Do Part by Becky Hagenston
“Til Death Us Do Part”
Prize Stories 1996: The O. Henry Awards
Anchor, 1996


“In the Museum of Tense Moments”
The Greensboro Review (forthcoming)
“Hi-Ho Cherry O”
Witness Magazine (forthcoming)
Post Road Magazine (Issue #31)
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“Basic Commands”
Southern Humanities Review (51.1 2017)
Indiana Review (39.1 Summer 2017)
“Hematite, Apatite”
Shenandoah (66.2 Spring 2017)
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“The Spectrum of Wonders”
Salamander (#44 Spring/Summer 2017)
“Starry Night”
The Gettysburg Review (Spring 2016)
New World Writing (Jan 23, 2016)
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COG (Winter 2016)
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“The Celebrity”
Memorious (Memorious 26)
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“The Seven Ravens”
Blackbird (15.2 Fall 2016)
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“The Sitters”
Confrontation (Fall 2016)
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“Big Wings”
The Bellingham Review (Spring 2015)
One Teen Story (Volume #3 Issue #31, June 2015)
“The Women of Burma”
Slice Magazine (Fall 2015/Winter 2016)
“The World is Ending”
The Burnside Review (Vol. 10, Number 1, 2014)
“Love Letter to Irresponsibility”
The Southern Review (Summer 2014)
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“Search and Rescue”
Beloit Fiction Journal (Vol. 27, 2014)
Chattahoochee Review (Fall/Winter 2014)
“A Happy Life”
North Dakota Quarterly (Volume 80.1 2014)
The Mid-American Review (Fall 2014)
“Bay of Angels”
Hayden's Ferry Review (Spring/Summer 2013)
“Puppet Town”
Moon City Review (2013)
“The Guard”
Iron Horse Literary Review (Vol. 15.4, Labor Day 2013)
“The Upside-Down World”
Subtropics (Spring/Summer 2013)
“Da Do Ron Ron”
Quarter After Eight - a journal of experimental writing (Vol. 18, 2012)
Winner of Robert J. DeMott Short Prose Prize
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Indiana Review (Winter 2012)
“Secrets of Old Time Science Experiments”
Cold Mountain Review (Spring 2012)
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“The Afterlife”
The Bellingham Review (Spring 2012)
Runner Up, 2011 Tobias Wolff Fiction Prize
Alaska Quarterly Review (Fall/Winter 2011)
“The Lake”
HOBART: The Great Outdoors Issue (Spring/Summer 2010)
“Ivy Green”
Passages North (Winter/Spring 2010)
Mid-American Review (Fall 2008)
“Midnight, Licorice, Shadow”
Crazyhorse (Fall 2008)
Crazyhorse 50th Anniversary Issue (Fall 2010)
Listed as a Distinguished Mystery Story of 2008 in The Best American Mystery Stories 2009
Freight Stories (Spring 2008)
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“In Case Someone Comes Looking for Me”
Gettysburg Review (Autumn 2007)
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“The Scenic Route”
Gulf Coast (Summer/Fall 2007)
“Let Yourself Go”
Cincinnati Review (Summer 2007)
“In Case Someone Comes Looking for Me”
Gettysburg Review (Autumn 2007)
“Freeze” (Winter 2006)
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“Good Listener”
Black Warrior Review (Winter 2005)
“The Good News”
Carolina Quarterly (Winter 2005)
“Grand Canyon”
Other Voices (Spring/Summer 2004)
“About the Artist”
Alaska Quarterly Review (Spring/Summer 2003)
Ascent (Spring 2003)
“How to Keep Busy While Your FiancĂ© Climbs Mount Everest”
Blackbird: An Online Journal of Literature and the Arts (May 2003)
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Fugue (Winter 2003-04)
Special Mention in 2005 Pushcart Anthology
Gettysburg Review (Winter 2002)
“Arctic Circus”
Threepenny Review (Winter 2001)
Mentioned in Best American Short Stories as one of the 100 Distinguished Stories of 2001
“For a Living”
Southern Review (Summer 2000)
“Close Enough”
Witness (1998)
Special Mention in 2000 Pushcart Anthology
“A Gram of Mars”
Antietam Review (Spring 1997)
“All the Happiness in the World”
Folio (Summer 1997)
“Parking Lot Ham and Other Acts of God”
Press (1997)
The Carolina Quarterly (Winter 1997)
“Holding the Fort”
TriQuarterly (Winter 1997/98)
“Til Death Us Do Part”
Crescent Review (Summer 1995)
and Prize Stories 1996: The O. Henry Awards
Shenandoah (Spring 1994)