Workshop Faculty

ANN HOOD

Memoir Workshop

Ann Hood is the bestselling author of the novels The Book That Matters MostThe Knitting CircleThe Obituary Writer, and The Red Thread. Her memoir, Comfort: A Journey Through Grief, was chosen as one of the top ten nonfiction books of 2008 by Entertainment Weekly and was a NYT editor’s choice. She’s received two Pushcart Prizes, two Best American Food Writing Awards, a Best American Spiritual Writing Award and a Best American Travel Writing Award.  Her new memoir, Kitchen Yarns, is just out in paperback.