Maurice Carlos Ruffin
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Maurice Carlos Ruffin

Maurice Carlos Ruffin is a recipient of an Iowa Review Award in fiction and was the winner of the William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition for Novel-in-Progress. He is the non-fiction critic for Virginia Quarterly Review. His work has also appeared in AGNI, Kenyon Review, Massachusetts Review, and Unfathomable City: A New Orleans Atlas. A native of New Orleans, he is a graduate of the University of New Orleans Creative Writing Workshop and a member of the Peauxdunque Writers Alliance. Maurice writes because he loves the power of storytelling to enrich our lives.

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