Randy Bates

Randy Bates’s writing credits include Rings: On the Life and Family of Collis Phillips (nonfiction), Dolphin Island (poems), fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Louisiana Arts Council, and work in Ploughshares, Prairie Schooner, The Southern Review, Grand Street, The Boston Globe, The Los Angeles Times, and many others. In 2015, he received the UNO Alumni Association Award for Excellence in Teaching.