Writers on the Bay Presents: Laura Lee Smith
Thursday, January 31 at 8:00pm to 9:30pm
Biscayne Bay Campus, Bookstore
Laura Lee Smith is the author of the novels THE ICE HOUSE (Grove Press 2017), which was awarded the Gold Medal for Fiction in the 2017 Florida Book Awards, and HEART OF PALM (Grove Press 2013). Her short fiction has been anthologized in BEST AMERICAN SHORT STORIES (2015) and NEW STORIES FROM THE SOUTH: THE YEAR'S BEST (2010). A writer who’s been praised for her “intelligence, heart, and wit” (Richard Russo, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Empire Falls), Smith has won awards and accolades from across the United States, and her work has been translated into German and French. She lives in Florida, where she writes fiction and works as a copywriter.