Rick Skwiot

Rick Skwiot is the author of the Hemingway First Novel award-winning "Flesh" and "Sleeping with Pancho Villa," which was a finalist for the Willa Cather Prize. He is a former instructor of creative writing at Old Dominion University, the University of Missouri, and Washington University, and a distinguished visiting writer at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. He lives in St. Louis, Missouri.