About This Journal
Emerging Writers is a publication of the Kennesaw State University English Department. It publishes the essays of writers enrolled in Composition I and Composition II courses, showcasing excellent writing from the First-Year Composition Program.
Each journal of Emerging Writers is comprised of essays written by students in three categories: Academic, Creative Nonfiction, and Short Essay. Finalists are selected by the Department, and these essays are sent to national judges, who read and rank them.