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Creative Nonfiction: Tell It Slant MP3

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Rilla Askew is one of the most critically acclaimed contemporary authors, and a fine teacher as well. In this session, Askew provides insight into the emerging field known as creative nonfiction. How does it differ from traditional nonfiction? How much can you get away with? This American Book Award winner provides answers to these and many other questions. Rilla Askew is an Oklahoma legend. Her essays and short fiction have appeared in a variety of journals, and her story "The Killing Blanket" was selected for Prize Stories 1993: The O. Henry Awards. Askew's first novel, The Mercy Seat, was nominated for the PEN/Faulkner Award, the Dublin IMPAC Prize, was a Boston Globe Notable Book, and received the Western Heritage Award in 1998. Fire in Beulah, her novel about the Tulsa Race Riot, received the American Book Award and the Myers Book Award from the Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights. She was a 2004 fellow at Civiella Ranieri in Umbertide, Italy, and in 2008 her novel Harpsong received the Western Heritage Award, the Willa Award from Women Writing the West, and the Violet Crown Award from the Writers League of Texas. Askew received the 2011 Arrell Gibson Lifetime Achievement Award. Her most recent novel is Kind of Kin.
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