Workshop Faculty


Personal Essay Workshop

Laura Lippman is a New York Times bestseller and was named one of crime fiction’s “essential” writers by LitHub. The author of more than 25 books, she has won multiple awards for her novels and short stories. In 2020, she published her first collection of essays, My Life as a Villainessand in June 2021, her 25th work of fiction, Dream Girlwas released. Her work also has appeared in the New York TimesThe Wall Street JournalThe Guardian and the Washington Post. She lives in Baltimore and New Orleans.