Roxana Robinson is the author of nine books: five novels, three short story collections, and the biography of Georgia O'Keeffe. She has received fellowships from the NEA and the Guggenheim Foundation. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Harper's, Slate, The New York Times, The Nation, Best American Short Stories, and elsewhere.
Her most recent book is the novel, Sparta, which won the James Webb Award from the USMC Heritage Foundation and the Maine PWA Fiction Award.
This is a novel dealing with a Marine lieutenant coming home from Iraq.
Awards and Recognition
- James Webb Award for Fiction, USMC Heritage Foundation
- Maine Writers and Publishers Alliance Award for Fiction