Workshop Faculty


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.