Laura Kolbe

Laura Kolbe practices medicine and teaches at Weill Cornell Hospital in New York. Her poems, essays, and fiction have appeared in American Poetry Review, The New York Review of Books, VQR, and elsewhere.
Image of COVID-19 virus. Graphic by Bianca Ibarlucea.
Pandemic Files

Cannon Fodder

A doctor on the front lines
Laura Kolbe
March 27, 2020
Dark monsters

Styles of Radical Illness

Anne Boyer diagnoses the lies we still tell about cancer
Laura Kolbe
January 1, 2020