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In 2017, Laura Jones graduated with an MFA from the Northwestern Creative Nonfiction program, writing her thesis under the advisement of Eula Biss. Jones’ essays have been featured in Creative Nonfiction, Fourth Genre, The Gay and Lesbian Review, Foglifter, Wraparound South, Litro (UK), About Place Journal, and the Oklahoma Review. Her collaborative work about growing up in the south, “Southlandia”, will be anthologized in 2018 in They Said, edited by poet Simone Muench. Jones is also the author of five fiction books, two of which are currently serialized on Radish.

Her essay "Death Fears Him" appears in the January 2018 issue of The Drum.

Audio Stories by LAURA JONES

Death Fears Him