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Laura Kolbe is a poet, prose writer, physician, and medical ethicist. Her debut poetry collection, Little Pharma, won the Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize and was published by the University of Pittsburgh Press in October 2021. Her poetry and prose have appeared in The New York Review of BooksThe Washington PostThe Wall Street Journal, The NationAmerican Poetry Review, Conjunctions, Poetry, New England Review, Virginia Quarterly Review, Yale Review, and elsewhere. 

Her medical work was highlighted in The New Yorker’s coverage of COVID-19, on LitHub’s Thresholds podcast with Jordan Kisner, and in the Yale University Press anthology A World Out of Reach: Dispatches from Life Under Lockdown. For additional information, please visit www.laura-kolbe.com or follow @laurakolbemd on Twitter.

 

WHAT WRITERHOUSE STUDENTS ARE SAYING ABOUT LAURA

 

Laura is a new instructor to WriterHouse. Check back after the Winter 2022 term to see what her students are saying.