Laura Pritchett

Media Inquiries

For inquiries about speaking engagements, workshops, or classes, please contact Laura Pritchett directly at

For inquiries about The Blue Hour, Red Lightning, or Stars Go Blue, please contact:

Megan Fishmann
Director of Publicity & Marketing
Counterpoint, LLC / Soft Skull Press
2560 Ninth Street, Suite 318, Berkeley, CA 94710
510-704-0230 x202

For inquiries about Sky Bridge or Hell’s Bottom, Colorado, please contact:

Milkweed Editions

For inquiries about Going Green: True Tales from Gleaners, Scavengers, and Dumpster Divers, please contact:

University of Oklahoma Press

For inquires about Great Colorado Bear Stories, please contact:

Pritchett in the Media

Selected talks and interviews

The Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum:

Adams State Featured Speaker:

Jaipur Literary Festival, 2016:

Jaipur Literary Festival, 2015:

Stars Go Blue Trailer:

Selected essays

New York Times, Modern Love, "No sound, no fury, no marriage"; May 20, 2016.

“An Ode to gardens and dirt,” High Country News, November 2015

“Caregiving: I’ll do it my way,” O Magazine, November 2014, package winner of the ASME Award Elder-Care

“The Best Mango in the World,” Writers on Range, High Country News, July 2015

“Fracking,” Salon:

“The Last Memory,” Tin House, Summer 2014:

“On Killing My Father,” Writer’s Digest: :

 “When the Fires Came for Us,” Salon, July, 2012.