Virginia Laurie is a student at Washington and Lee University, working towards a BA in English with minors in Studio Art and Middle East and South Asia Studies with an Arabic language emphasis. She received the John M. Evans English Scholarship and was nominated for The Jean Amory Wornom Award for Distinguished Critical Writing.
She serves as the Ring-tum Phi Arts and Life Editor and has completed an editing internship with Shenandoah Magazine. She worked as student assistant to the Art & Art History Department and interned for the University Collection of Art and History.
Her work has been published in LandLocked, Panoply, Phantom Kangaroo, Cathexis Northwest Press and more.