Matthew McGevna at Dan’s Literary Salon

Following an introduction from Dan’s Papers Editor in Chief Dan Rattiner, noir author Matthew McGevna reads his essay “An Early Rescue,” which won the runner-up prize for the 2014 Dan’s Papers Literary Prize for Nonfiction. The reading took place at the Southampton Inn in Southampton, NY on March 21, 2015.

Keep an eye on for a video of Eve Eliot, the Dan’s Literary Prize 2014 $5,000 grand prize winner, reading at the March 21 Literary Salon. And check out the judges’ selection, memoirist Heather Siegel, reading her essay, “The Glitch,” here.

For more info or to enter this year’s Dan’s Papers Literary Prize for Nonfiction, visit

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