Laura Neuman is a poet based in Philadelphia. Her/their collections of poetry include Risk:: Nonchalance (Omnidawn), Stop the Ocean (Stockport Flats) and The Busy Life (Gazing Grain), and their poems are included in Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics, edited by Trace Peterson and TC Tolbert (Chax and Nightboat). Since working with The Workshop for Potential Movement in Philadelphia (2006-2010), she has excavated poems from dance practices. Laura studied at Bard Milton Avery School of the Arts and Temple University.