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Lauren Redniss

Lauren   Redniss

Assistant Professor of Illustration , Art, Media and Technology

Assistant Professor of Illustration

Office Location:

Sheila Johnson Design Center
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  • Lauren Redniss is the author of Century Girl: 100 years in the Life of Doris Eaton Travis, Last Living Star of the Ziegfeld Follies and Radioactive: Marie & Pierre Curie, A Tale of Love and Fallout, a finalist for the 2011 National Book Award. Her writing and drawing has appeared in numerous publications including the New York Times, which nominated her work for the Pulitzer Prize. She was a fellow at the Cullman Center for Scholars & Writers at the New York Public Library in 2008-2009, the recipient of a 2012 Guggenheim Fellowship, and in 2013 became Artist-in-Residence at the American Museum of Natural History.

    Recent Publications:

    Thunder & Lightning: Weather Past, Present, Future (Forthcoming, Random House)

    Radioactive: Marie & Pierre Curie, A Tale of Love and Fallout (HarperCollins, 2010)

    Century Girl: 100 Years in the Life of Doris Eaton Travis, Last LIving Star of the ZIegfeld Follies (HarperCollins, 2006)

    Research Interests:

    visual journalism, drawing, graphic novel, printmaking

    Current Courses

    Senior Thesis 2

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