Laura-Gray Street

Laura-Gray Street is the author of Pigment and Fume (Salmon Poetry, 2014) and co-editor of The Ecopoetry Anthology (Trinity University Press, 2013) and A Literary Field Guide to Southern Appalachia (forthcoming University of Georgia Press). She has been the recipient of poetry prizes from The Greensboro Review, the Dana Awards, the Southern Women Writers Conference, Isotope: A Journal of Literary Science and Nature Writing, and A Journal of the Built and Natural Environments. Her work has appeared forthcoming in The Colorado ReviewPoet LorePoetry DailyGargoyle, ISLE, ShenandoahBlackbirdThe Notre Dame Review, and elsewhere; and been supported by fellowships from the Virginia Commission for the Arts, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and the Artist House at St. Mary's College in Maryland. She has most recently collaborated with the London visual artist Anne-Marie Creamer as a part of Land2’s In the Open exhibition in Sheffield, UK. Street holds an MA from the University of Virginia and an MFA from the Warren Wilson Program for Writers. She is an associate professor of English and directs the Creative Writing Program at Randolph College in Lynchburg, Virginia.