Biography

Professor Lauren Markham can be found on Twitter and on her website. Her recent essays include:

  • "Letter Writing in a Pandemic," Lithub, 2020
  • The Last Train Trip Before Everything Changed, Lithub, 2020
  • No End in Sight, VQR, 2020
  • For Me, With Love and Squalor, Longreads, 2018
  • "If These Walls Could Talk," Harper's, 2018 (included in Best American Travel Writing, 2019)
  • Death of a Valley, Guernica, 2015
Education
MFA, Vermont College of Fine Arts
Selected Publications

The Far Away Brothers: Two Young Migrants and the Making of an American Life