photograph by Andrew Thomas Clifton

photograph by Andrew Thomas Clifton

Lauren Francis is a writer and independent producer living and working in Richmond, Virginia and the DC metro area. Lauren has received fellowships from The Watering Hole, Callaloo, The Conversation and is a member of Crescendo Literary/Poetry Foundation’s inaugural Incubator class. A 2017 New Voices Scholar, Lauren's work focuses on the (re)production of public space in Richmond, VA. Presently, Lauren is a production intern at WCVE and member of the RVA Critical Art Writing program cohort.