Besides working in public libraries, Laura has also been a research assistant at Harvard, a lecturer at Keene State College, a teacher, audio-visual archivist, and has spent time on the lecture circuit in Hungary. Her areas of interest include postcolonial studies, transformative justice, and experimental cinema(s). She loves gardening, cooking vegan food, skateboarding, and hanging out with her dog. She mostly reads literary fiction, poetry, and essay collections and prioritizes #ownvoices narratives. She’ll play any board game, try any vegetable, dance to any music, and happily answer any questions you may have!