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LAURA JEAN MOORE
b. 1982, Atlanta, Georgia
l. 2001, Portland, Oregon
l. 2008, New York, New York
l. 2016, Savannah, Georgia
l. 2017, Los Angeles, California

EDUCATION
2010 M.F.A., Writing, Columbia University School of the Arts, New York, New York
2005 B.A., Linguistics, Religion, Reed College, Portland, Oregon

FOUNDER
2013 StoryWoolf, Inc.
2009 Porchlight: A Literary Magazine (as L.J. Moore)

SELECT PUBLICATIONS
2019 Husbandry, Los Angeles Review, Winner, 2018 Short Fiction Contest
2018 The Truth About Straight White Men in Power, Broke-Ass Stewart
2018 We’ve Only Just Begun: On work, Late Capitalism, and the last thing you have to sell (with Tye Pemberton), MEDIUM 
2017 Spring, JuxtaProse Magazine
2017 Sarah Perry’s After the Eclipse, Brooklyn Rail
2017 Betsy Devos doesn’t really believe in democracy, Scalawag Magazine
2017 Four Poems, Hobart
2016 A Review of Washington Avenue’s Christmas Decorations, The Reviewer
2016 Communion, JF Review
2016 The Failure of the Digital Revolution, MEDIUM
2015–2017 Regular column, Change Seven Magazine
2015 Why We Need Awareness Weeks, FLUX Weekly
2015 Manifesto, V.3, ENTROPY Magazine
2015 Kim Kardashian West is the Outsider Artist America Deserves, VICE Media
2015 Family History, the Electric Encyclopedia of Experimental Literature
2015 Each New Heartache is as Old as the First, Change Seven Magazine, Nominee, Best of the Net
2014 Three Poems, [PANK] Magazine
2014 BEYOND THAT: An interview with Wendy C. Ortiz, Brooklyn Rail
2014 The New Poor: Gentrification, Student Loans, Millenials, and the Myth of Economic Expansion, Medium
2014 The Crossroads, Cobalt Review, Winner, Zora Neale Hurston Fiction Prize
2014 Notes from the Year of Eros, Corium Magazine
2012 At the End the Baby Disappears, Brooklyn Rail
2011–2013 Various reviews, Publisher’s Weekly
2011 Wren’s Revenge, Porchlight: A Literary Magazine (as L.J. Moore)
2007 In Attendance, KBOO Portland (90.7 FM)

HONORS AND AWARDS
2018 Winner, Short Fiction Contest, Los Angeles Review
2015 Nominee, Best of the Net, Change Seven Magazine
2014 Winner, Zora Neale Hurston Fiction Prize, Cobalt Review
2004 President’s Commendation for Excellence, Reed College, Portland, Oregon
2003 President’s Commendation for Excellence, Reed College, Portland, Oregon

READINGS
2017 Columbia Selects, KGB Bar, New York, New York
2014 La Perruque VII, Berl’s Poetry Shop, Brooklyn, New York
2011 Summer Reading Series, Blue Angel Wines, Brooklyn, New York
2009 Ding Dong Series, Ding Dong Bar, New York, New York
2009 Fiction Reading Series, Columbia University, New York, New York
2003 The Undergraduate Linguistics Education, Harvard Linguistic Colloquium, Cambridge, Massachusetts

FELLOWSHIPS
2010 Jacob P. Waletzky Writing Fellowship, Columbia University

PODCASTS
2015-2016 Co-founder and co-host, Livin’ and Lovin’ in NYC

FEATURED
2018 Bus Ride, Metro Los Angeles
2018 California River, Dream Air Travel
2018 Bus Meeting, Metro Los Angeles

Press
2018 We Asked People Why They Avoid the Doctor, VICE
2017 Still Lives, Real Life Mag
2016 Kahlo vs. Kardashian, The Subversive Potential of the Female Self-Portrait, The Rumpus
2016 A Magnificent List of 111 Female-Hosted Podcasts, WNYC
2016 11 Podcasts That Real Talk About Sex, Thrillist
2016 DIY Made the Radio Star: How a Brooklyn Station is Changing the Game, Village Voice
2016 Entertaining Sex Podcasts, FILTHY
2015 These ‘Feminist Shock Jocks’ Don’t Care If You’re Offended By Their Podcast, Village Voice (Cover)
2015 Falling In Love With Her, Mental Dexterity
2012 Tania Raymonde Plays a Lesbian Activist in Blue Like Jazz, After Ellen
2012 Blue Like Jazz: How a Movie Based on a Book Became a Story, Paste Magazine
2011 What the 99 Percent Are Fighting For: Three Reasons There Are Two Americas, Center for American Progress
2009 A Spiritual Odyssey, Reed College Magazine
2003 Blue Like Jazz

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
[secret], [secret], Los Angeles, California
World Bank, Editor, Washington, D.C. (remote)
SCAD, Senior Writer/Editor, Creative Direction, Savannah, Georgia
NOON Literary Annual, Assistant Editor, New York, New York
Freelance Writer, Editor, Researcher, New York, New York
James & Co., Knowledge Manager & Tech Recruiter, New York, New York
Publisher’s Weekly, Non-Fiction Book Reviewer, New York, New York
Foundry Literary + Media, Editorial Intern, New York, New York
Porchlight: A Literary Magazine, Editor in Chief, New York, New York
Columbia University, Instructor & Coordinator, Columbia Artists/Teachers, New York, New York
Masterplans, Lead Writer and Marketing Strategist, Portland, Oregon