Laura La Rosa is a proud Aboriginal and Calabrian woman, writer, illustrator and graphic designer. Her work spans all facets of visual and written communication, across both the arts, publishing and corporate sectors. She holds a Bachelor of Creative Arts and Design (Graphic Design) where she was awarded two Dean’s awards for academic excellence. She writes feature content, memoir, film and literary critique, as well as essays that discuss cultural studies, feminism and popular culture. Her written work has appeared in Meanjin, Kill Your Darlings, SBS, Sydney Review of Books, and The Big Issue.