Gina Ochsner

GINA OCHSNER is the author of two collections of short stories, "People I Wanted to Be" and "The Necessary Grace to Fall", both of which won the Oregon Book Award. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker and The Best American Nonrequired Reading. She is a recipient of the Flannery O'Connor Award, an NEA grant and a Guggenheim, and the Raymond Carver Prize.