The author of nine novels, three collections of short fiction, two books of essays and five books of poetry, Rikki Ducornet has received both a Lannan Literary Fellowship and the Lannan Literary Award For Fiction. She has received the Bard College Arts and Letters award and, in 2008, an Academy Award in Literature. Her work is widely published abroad. Recent exhibitions of her paintings include the solo show Desirous at the Pierre Menard Gallery in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 2007, and the group shows: O Reverso Do Olhar in Coimbra, Portugal, in 2008, and El Umbral Secreto at the Museo de la Solidaridad Salvador Allende in Santiago, Chile, in 2009. She has illustrated books by Jorge Luis Borges, Robert Coover, Forest Gander, Kate Bernheimer, Joanna Howard and Anne Waldman among others. Her collected papers including prints and drawings are in the permanent collection of the Ohio State University Rare Books and Manuscripts Library. Her work is in the permanent collections of the Museo de la Solidaridad Salvador Allende, Santiago Chile, The McMaster University Museum, Ontario, Canada, and The Biblioteque Nationale, Paris.
Brightfellow. Coffee House Press, 2016.
Netsuke. Coffee House Press, 2011; Gallimard, 2013. Blackie Books, Spanish translation, 2013. Odeon, Prague, 2013.
Gazelle. Knopf, 2003; Vintage, 2004; Gallimard, French translation, 2007; Fanucci, Italian translation, 2003.
The Fan Maker’s Inquisition. Henry Holt, 1999; Anchor, 2000; Le Serpent à Plumes, French translation, 2002; Deuticke, German translation, 2001; Planeta, Spanish translation, 2002; AST Publishers, Russian Translation, 2004.
Phosphor in Dreamland. The Dalkey Archive, 1995; Le Serpent à Plumes, French translation, 2000; Sphinx Bokforlag, Swedish translation, 2012; Gallimard, pending.
The Jade Cabinet. The Dalkey Archive, 1993.
The Fountains of Neptune. The Dalkey Archive, 1992, 2015; McClelland and Stewart, 1989.
Entering Fire. City Lights, 1986; Chatto and Windus, 1986; Deleatur, French translation, 1993; Le Serpent à Plumes, French translation, 1998; Cambourakis, Paris, 2013.
The Stain. The Dalkey Archive, 1995; Chatto and Windus, 1984; Grove Press, 1984; Borgen Forlang, Danish translation, 1986; Metaekdoti Publishers, Greek Translation, 2005; Sphinx Bokforlag, Swedish Translation, 2010.