JCC Releases Black River Review

Published May 5, 2014

The Jefferson Community College (JCC) English department released Volume XXIV of the Black River Review, a journal of poetry, prose and fine arts, on Tuesday, April 29, during a campus reading and presentation. Students were recognized for their outstanding contributions in art, writing and poetry. 

Recipients of the Outstanding Art Contribution Award are Matthew R. Bradley, of Watertown, with the Black River Review cover design, Morning Light (on left);  Danielle O. O’Brien, of Adams Center, with collage submission, Thousand Islands Bridge; and Kathleen P. Clark, of Watertown, with pencil drawing, Forest Life.

Recipients of the Outstanding Writing Contribution Award are Spencer D. Patterson, of Adams Center, with poetry submissions, Pretend, My Brother, and God’s Touch; and Mariana Bruno Da Silva, of Evans Mills, with fiction submission, How to be a Journalist.

Complimentary copies of the Black River Review are available at the campus Bookstore in Jules Center (Building 6) and the Melvil Dewey Library. In late June, the publication can be viewed online. The editors of the Black River Review receive submissions from Jefferson students, alumni, faculty and staff.

The Black River Review is sponsored by the JCC English department and the JCC Faculty Student Association.