Discipline: Literature – fiction

Yahaira Lawrence

Discipline: Literature – fiction
Region: Sleepy Hollow, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2017

Yahaira Lawrence has worked in book publishing for the past ten years and spent her residency working on her first novel, of which she completed nine chapters at MacDowell. Her fiction focuses on her Dominican Republic heritage and the plight of immigrants.



Yahaira Lawrence worked in the Banks studio.

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