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Ladee Hubbard

Ladee Hubbard is the author of the short story collection, The Last Suspicious Holdout, as well as the novels, The Rib King and The Talented Ribkins, which received the 2018 Hurston-Wright Legacy Award for Debut Fiction, and the 2017 Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence. Her short fiction and nonfiction have appeared in numerous publications including Oxford American, Virginia Quarterly Review, Callaloo, Guernica, and The Times Literary Supplement. She is a recipient of fellowships from The American Academy in Berlin, the Radcliffe Institute, MacDowell, and Hedgebrook, among others. She currently lives in New Orleans.