Laura Elrick

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Associate Professor, Lecturer Intensive English Writing Department, Intensive English Program lelrick@pratt.edu 718.687.5937 p 718.636.3573 f Brooklyn Campus, DeKalb Hall 104

Personal URL

lauraelrick.com

Education

BA, Media and Communication, University of Southern California; MA, Liberal Studies, The Graduate Center, CUNY, Thesis: "Affective Disobedience: Constructing Poetic Practice as Public Intervention"

Biography

Laura Elrick’s most recent book, What This Breathing, is forthcoming from The Elephants in 2020. Previous books include Propagation (Kenning Editions), Fantasies in Permeable Structures (Factory School), and Skincerity (Krupskaya). Elrick's transmedia performances Stalk and Blocks Away explore the psychogeographical terrain of post-9/11 New York and have been exhibited nationally and internationally. Writing has appeared in Bomb, Mandorla, The Brooklyn Rail, XCP: Cross-Cultural Poetics, LINE, and Aufgabe, among other journals, and in the anthologies Viz. Interarts: Interventions, and Eco Language Reader. Work has also has been translated into French, Spanish, Norwegian, and Finnish. She lives in Brooklyn.