Laura Checkoway


Is an internationally recognized pop and youth culture journalist. A former Senior Editor of Vibe magazine, Laura is a regular contributor to, and is co-authoring the autobiography of New York rap luminary Prodigy from Mobb Deep (Simon & Schuster, 2011). Her work stands out in the field for its ability to weave contemporary social issues such as domestic violence and racial profiling through the stories of personalities that so widely appeal to the urban marketplace. 

CITY/STATE:  Brooklyn, NY

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