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For some time <b>LADETTE RANDOLPH</b> served as

the executive editor at University of

Nebraska Press. She is the

Director of the journal <i>Ploughshares</i> and

a Distinguished-Publisher-in-Residence in the Writing, Literature, and Publishing program at Emerson College, Boston.

Her most recent books are the novel <i>HavenŐs Wake</i> (Bison Books, 2013) and the memoir

<i>Leaving the Pink House</i> (U of Iowa Press, 2014).

Her other books include the novel <i>A Sandhills Ballad</i> (U of New Mexico Press) and the short story collection

<i>This Is Not the Tropics</i> (University of Wisconsin Press). She is also the editor of the anthologies <i>A Different Plain:

Contemporary Nebraska Fiction Writers</i> (University of Nebraska

Press, 2004) and <i>The Big Empty: Contemporary Nebraska Nonfiction Writers</i>,

with Nina Shevchuk-Murray

(U of Nebraka Press, 2007). The recipient of a Rona Jaffe

Foundation grant and a Virginia Faulkner Award from <i>Prairie Schooner</i>,

her short fiction and essays have been published in numerous

literary journals including <i>Prairie Schooner, Fourth Genre, The

Clackamas Literary Review</i>, and <i>Connecticut Review</i>.

In addition, she has been reprinted in <i>Best New American Voices:

2000</i> and in the <i>Pushcart Prize</i> volume.

Her newest book, a novel called <i>A Sandhills Ballad</i> has been published by the University of New Mexico Press (2009).

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