Lauren Markham

Lauren Markham’s fiction, essays, and journalism have appeared in Guernica, Harper’s Magazine, Orion, Freeman’s, Lit Hub, Best American Travel Writing, Narrative, The New York Review of Books, and Virginia Quarterly Review, where she is a contributing editor. She is the author of The Far Away Brothers: Two Young Migrants and the Making of an American Life (Crown, 2017), which won the Northern California Book Award, the California Book Award Silver Medal, and the Ridenhour Prize.