Laura Kasischke | Chelsea District Library

Laura Kasischke, critically-acclaimed novelist and poet has penned eight volumes of poetry and seven novels. Winner of numerous awards, Laura has been the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and two fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts. Two of Laura’s novels have spawned major motion pictures. Laura’s latest novel The Raising was published this year along with a new collection of poems, Space, in Chains.