The Laramie Project

The Laramie Project


Moisés Kaufman

Teachers and parents! Struggling with distance learning? Our Teacher Edition on The Laramie Project can help.

The Laramie Project Symbols

The Fence

After Aaron McKinney and Russell Henderson beat Matthew Shepard, Russell tied Matthew to a fence and the two men left him there to die. The next day, Aaron Kreifels, a local student, found…

read analysis of The Fence

The Stars

Throughout The Laramie Project, characters refer to the natural beauty surrounding the town of Laramie, and express their great love for it. This includes the stars in the Laramie night sky, which, thanks to…

read analysis of The Stars