Lauren Westerfield

Art Discipline: 
Moscow, ID
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Jul 17, 2017 to Aug 4, 2017

Lauren Westerfield is a writer and editor from the Northern California coast. Her essays have appeared in The Los Angeles Times, The Butter, Redivider, Revolution House, The How-To Issue, Share or Die and The Rumpus, where she has also served as an Assistant Essays Editor. Lauren holds a BA in English from Middlebury College and is a Centrum Fellow and MFA candidate in Creative Nonfiction at the University of Idaho, where she recently won Honorable Mention in the Academy of American Poets Prize judged by Kathryn Nuernberger. She currently co-hosts the newly minted POP-UP PROSE reading series in Moscow, Idaho, and is the Nonfiction Editor of FUGUE.