Laura Wexler, Adjunct Faculty

Laura Wexler is a writer, teacher, editor, and producer living in Baltimore. She is the author of the narrative nonfiction book, Fire in a Canebrake: The Last Mass Lynching in America, as well as longform nonfiction published in The Washington Post Magazine, DoubleTake, The Oxford American, and elsewhere. In addition to teaching nonfiction courses in the M.A. in Writing Program, she is on the faculty of the Goucher College M.F.A. in Creative Nonfiction. She served as Senior Editor of Baltimore Style magazine for a decade and now works as a freelance book editor. She is the co-founder and co-producer of The Stoop Storytelling Series, a popular cultural event in Baltimore in which ordinary people tell extraordinary true stories about their lives. She is the co-writer of a TV pilot about a radical experiment at Johns Hopkins in the 1960s, and is at work on a novel and an immersive theater piece.

To learn more, please visit her website.

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