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Rilla Askew
Portrait of Rilla Askew

Rilla Askew is the author of four novels, a book of stories, and a collection of creative nonfiction, Most American: Notes from a Wounded Place. Her novel about the Tulsa Race Massacre, Fire in Beulah, received the American Book Award in 2002. She received a 2009 Arts and Letters Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Her essays and short fiction have appeared in Tin House, World Literature Today, Nimrod, Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards, and elsewhere. She teaches at the University of Oklahoma. (updated 9/2019)

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