Lauren Viera is a writer, editor and copywriter based in Chicago with more than 20 years of experience covering food and drink, arts and culture.
Viera's writing has appeared in the Chicago Tribune, Condé Nast Traveler, Epicurious and The New York Times. Her copywriting clients include Crate & Barrel and Food Network. She also teaches writing at Columbia College Chicago.
Awards and Publications
She is a contributor to several books, including "The Chicago Food Encyclopedia" and forthcoming
"The Oxford Companion to Spirits and Cocktails."
Bachelor of Arts in music and architecture from Oberlin College
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