Laura Harris Hales is a freelance copy editor and author. With her husband, Brian Hales, she has co-authored the book Joseph Smith’s Polygamy: Toward a Better Understanding
(Kofford Books, 2015) and is co-webmaster of josephsmithspolygamy.org.
Current projects include editing an anthology dealing with 16 topics of historical and theological significance to Latter-day Saints (forthcoming early 2016, BYU Religious Studies Center). She is also the copy editor for Mormon Historical Studies.