Brooke Champagne

Brooke Champagne was born and raised in New Orleans, LA.  Her writing appears widely in literary journals and has received various accolades and awards, including the inaugural William Bradley Prize for the Essay for her work “Exercises.”  Her essays have been selected as Notables in Best American Essays 2019, 2021, and 2022 editions.  Her debut essay collection, Nola Face, will be published with the Crux Series in Literary Nonfiction at the University of Georgia Press in 2024.