Discipline: Literature – fiction

Lauren Acampora

Discipline: Literature – fiction
Region: Brooklyn, NY
MacDowell Fellowships: 2009

Lauren Acampora is a fiction writer whose short stories have appeared in Antioch Review, New England Review, Sonora Review, Brooklyn Review, and Columbia: A Journal of Literature and Art. She worked on her debut novel, The Wonder Garden (2015).


Phi Beta

Lauren Acampora worked in the Phi Beta studio.

Funded by the Phi Beta Fraternity, a national professional fraternity of music and speech founded in 1912, Phi Beta Studio was built between 1929–1931 of granite quarried on the MacDowell grounds. The small studio is a simple in design, but displays a pleasing combination of materials with its granite walls and colorful slate roofing. Inside is…

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