ABC Radio National (Australia)
Media & Culture (Australia)
Courier Mail (Australia)
Oxford American (Editor's Choice)
Interviews, Profiles, & Press/Honors
Guardian article on the Frank O'Connor Award shortlist.
Boston Globe "Shelf Life" article.
The Story Prize long list.
ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Awards finalist.
Barnes & Noble "Discover Great New Writers" Program selection.
Andrew's Book Club¬†November selection.
Foreword Magazine Book Club¬†selection.
Louisville-Courier Journal "Best Reads for the Holidays" pick.
The Daily Beast "Great Reads for the Holidays" pick.
Selected by Travis Kurowski for Book Fox's "Best Story Collections of 2009" series.
Grand Rapids Public Library Best Story Collections of 2009.
Virginia Quarterly Review Best Books of 2009.
Glimmer Train interview.
HTML Giant's "List of Lists" inclusion.
The Rumpus interview.
American Short Fiction interview.
Hobart first book roundtable.
Writer's Digest Q & A (November/December issue).
Poets & Writers "Page One" & excerpt on the PW site.
Interview with The Faster Times.
Interview with Andrew Scott.
Live Nude Books interview.
L Magazine interview.
Fringe Magazine interview.
The Art of the Author Interview¬†interview.
One Story - interview with Laura about the title story.
Art Throb profile.
Interview with Laura at HTML Giant.
Interview with Laura at Recommended Reading.
Boston Phoenix profile of Laura.
Profile of Laura in the Emerson College paper.
Poets & Writers "Writers Recommend"
JMWW "Origins" guest post.
Vernacular guest post.
Book Lady's Blog guest post.
The Nervous Breakdown Feature.
Largehearted Boy Book Notes post.
L Magazine names What the World Will Look Like When All the Water Leaves Us, the title story of Laura's collection, one of the best stories published by New York City magazines in 2008.
Julia Peterkin Award announcement.
Here is Your Weather at Five Chapters.
Up High in the Air at Boston Review.
The Golden Dragon Express at Storyglossia.
Field Work & Parakeets at Guernica.
To the Good People of Mars from the Writers' Digest anthology You Muse Be This Tall to Ride: Contemporary Writers Take You Inside the Story.
Essay on submitting to literary magazines at The Review Review.
Review of A Short History of Women by Kate Walbert for The Rumpus.
Review of Apologize, Apologize! by Elizabeth Kelly for Bookslut.
Review of Last Last Chance by Fiona Maazel for Bookslut.
Review of Bang Crunch by Neil Smith for Ploughshares.
Review of Vacation by Deb Olin Unferth for The Rumpus.
Review of Big World by Mary Miller for The Rumpus.
Review of The Dart Leauge King by Keith Lee Morris for The Rumpus.
Profile of Andrea Barrett for Ploughshares.
Interview with Jim Shepard for Memorious.
Slideshow from the Four Stories Reading Series, where Laura read in March 2008.
Slideshow from the St. Augustine Project, where Laura was a guest speaker.