About

Portrait on Laurie

Laurie Gwen Shapiro is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and journalist whose writing has appeared in The New YorkerNew YorkThe Daily BeastLapham’s QuarterlySlateAeonThe Forward, and the Los Angeles Review of BooksThe Stowaway Simon & Schuster was her best selling first full-length work of nonfiction, and was an Indie next selection.  Her next nonfiction book will be Amelia and George, for Viking Books.