Belize Literary Prize Winners 2015
The winning stories for the 2015 Belize Literary Prize were:
- Mama, by Ix-chel Poot
- The Eyes of Seven, by Misael Canto
- Homecoming, by Kalilah Enriquez Reynolds
- The Ultimate Betrayal, by Janet Phoenix
The theme for the 2015 Belize Literary Prize was ‘Open’ so authors had free reign to write in the genre of their choice.
The three judges were literary notables: Zoila Ellis, William Neal and Larry Vernon. The short story grading criteria they applied was based on four elements of literature: Form, Fiction, Language and Organization.