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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Ricardo Cortez Cruz  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: 1964 in Decatur, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Cruz is a Professor and the Creative Writng Associate Chair at Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois.

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Charles H. and N. Mildred Nilon Award for Excellence in Minority Fiction

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