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For some time LADETTE RANDOLPH served as
the executive editor at University of
Nebraska Press. She is the
Director of the journal Ploughshares and
a Distinguished-Publisher-in-Residence in the Writing, Literature, and Publishing program at Emerson College, Boston.
Her most recent book is the novel A Sandhills Ballad (U of New Mexico Press).
She is also the author of the short story collection
This Is Not the Tropics (University of Wisconsin Press)
and editor of the anthologies A Different Plain:
Contemporary Nebraska Fiction Writers (University of Nebraska
Press, 2004) and The Big Empty: Contemporary Nebraska Nonfiction Writers,
with Nina Shevchuk-Murray
(U of Nebraka Press, 2007). The recipient of a Rona Jaffe
Foundation grant and a Virginia Faulkner Award from Prairie Schooner,
her short fiction and essays have been published in numerous
literary journals including Prairie Schooner, Fourth Genre, The
Clackamas Literary Review, and Connecticut Review.
In addition, she has been reprinted in Best New American Voices:
2000 and in the Pushcart Prize volume.
Her newest book, a novel called A Sandhills Ballad has been published by the University of New Mexico Press (2009).