Nebraska Center for Writers

Chimney Rock Selected Publications
of Jon Volkmer


Eating Europe: A Meta-Nonfiction Love Story. Parlor Press, 2006.

Art of the Grain Elevator. Photos by Bruce Selyem. Bottom Dog Press, 2006.

Fiction Workshop Companion, Bendall Books, 1995


"Nebraska City," Nebraska Life, 1:2 (Spring 1997)

"Lines on A New Chivalry," Painted Bride Quarterly, No. 55/56, Spring 1995.

"Brave in Season," Texas Review,14.3&4, Fall/Winter 1993


"Romancing the Stone Cities of Provence," Newark Star-Ledger, 6 April, 1997, sec 8:1+

"Queen of the Baltic," Newark Star-Ledger, 4 August 1996, sec 8:1+

"KC Whoa!" Philadelphia Inquirer, 29 October 1995: R1+

"Word Play," Ursinus Magazine, Fall 1995

"Parc de la Villete," Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel, 17 December 1995: J1+

"Hiroshima the Beautiful," The Philadelphia Inquirer Sunday Magazine, August 7, 1994)

"Monkey Business: No Fun Intended," The Philadelphia Inquirer, Sunday Travel Section, November 14, 1993


Winner, Thomas Wolfe Fiction Award, North Carolina Writers Network, Fall 1997

Finalist, Tobias Wolff Award for Fiction, Spring 1997

Finalist, Short Story Award for New Writers, Glimmer Train Press, 1995, for "New Hope"

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