Rita Mae Reese

Madison, WI

Publications and Prizes

The Alphabet Conspiracy
(Arktoi Books/Red Hen Press, 2011)
, The Book of Hulga
(University of Wisconsin Press, 2016)
From Where You Dream
(Grove Press, 2005)
, Poetry from Sojourner: A Feminist Anthology
(University of Illinois Press, 2004)
Alligator Juniper, Apalachee Review, Bloom, Cortland Review, Cream City Review, Florida Review, jubilat, Kestrel, Mid-American Review, Mississippi Review, New England Review, Prairie Schooner, River Styx, Seven Hills Review, Shenandoah, Sojourner, Southern Review, The Nation, The Pinch, Trivia: A Journal of Ideas
Prizes Won: 
Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers Award; Discovery/The Nation; Wallace Stegner Fellowship in Fiction; Drake Emerging Writers Prize; Pamaunok Poetry Prize

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
In Blood by Ellen Ullman

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings: 
Travels for readings: 
Identifies as: 
Appalachian, G/L/B/T
Prefers to work with: 
Any, At Risk Youth
Born in: 
Raised in: 
Charleston, WV
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Last updated: Dec 21, 2015