LitFest in the Dena Saturday and Sunday 12:30-6pm May 4-5 2004
Lori Kozlowski

Lori Kozlowski

The Neighborhood Narrative, Sunday, May 5th, 2:00 – 3:00pm, Mt. View Mausoleum

Lori Kozlowski is a writer, editor, and media leader, exploring storytelling in all of its forms.
She founded More Light Media, a content studio and storytelling company. She was the producer and head of content for Google’s virtual reality film series called Project Empathy, which used VR to explore human rights and social justice issues.
She has led global content for the International Fund for Animal Welfare, covering biodiversity and animal conservation around the world.

Previously, she served as Editorial Director at Shondaland, Shonda Rhimes’ media and television production company. In 2014, she served as Editorial Director at entertainment and music management company Atom Factory, leading the company’s media division. She also co-founded and served as Editor-In-Chief for Smashd, a publication and platform about the merger of culture and technology.
She formerly served as an editor and columnist at Forbes. Before then, she spent five years as a senior editor at the Los Angeles Times.

In addition to her journalism work, she has worked with several authors on their manuscripts. As an editor, she works with nonfiction and fiction. In the realm of nonfiction, she has specific interests in music, culture, technology, environment, science, and business content.
She has also worked with several companies on content and digital strategy, helping them to launch and shape digital storytelling platforms.

As a writing teacher, editor, coach, and collaborator, she has helped hundreds of writers and authors express what they are trying to say and bring original works to life.