(Ix (St) King of France ) Louis (IX (St) King of France )

Laura Glen Louis won the Katherine Anne Porter Prize in 1990 for her first short story. Her second short story, "Fur," was selected by Tobias Wolff for "Best American Short Stories 1994," and "Her Slow and Steady" was a Distinguished Story in Best American Short Stories 1997. Louis emigrated from Hong Kong at the age of six and lives in Northern California.