Lara Avery

Art Discipline: 
Lawrence, KS
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Feb 24, 2022 to Mar 4, 2022

Lara Avery is the author of three novels, with another forthcoming in 2023. She has also written branching narrative games for FoxNext, and her nonfiction appears in The San Francisco Chronicle, Gay Mag, ARTNews, and Women In Clothes. In 2020 she received an AWP Intro Journals Honorable Mention for fiction, and in 2021 was awarded a spot at the Loghaven Residency in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Lara graduated with a BA in Media and Cultural Studies from Macalester College in 2010, and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Mississippi in 2020. She lives in Lawrence, KS.