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Silver Medalist Florida Book Awards Author Laura Lee Smith

Image of the author Laura Lee Smith at the 2020 Jax Book Fest

Writers, hone your craft in this workshop with Laura Lee Smith, author of two novels: The Ice House and Heart of Palm, both from Grove Press. Her short fiction was selected by guest editor T.C. Boyle for inclusion in Best American Short Stories 2015 and by guest editor Amy Hempel for inclusion in New Stories from the South: The Year’s Best, 2010. Her work has also appeared in New England Review, The Florida Review, Natural Bridge, Bayou, and other journals, and she is a frequent contributor to Swamp Radio. She works as an advertising copywriter.

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