June Spence

June Spence's stories have appeared in "The Best American Short Stories 1997," "The Southern Review," "Seventeen," and "The Oxford American," She is the winner of the Mary Ruffin Poole Award for First Work of Fiction, the winner of the 1995 Willa Cather Award, and was selected as a writer to watch in the year 2000 by the Raleigh News & Observer. Her collection, Missing Women and Others, was a "New York Times" Notable Book of the Year.