This workshop, taught by acclaimed author Donna Johnson, will explore the use of insight and theme to construct layered narratives that can offer fresh perspectives and stories rich in resonance and meaning.
Donna M. Johnson is the author of Holy Ghost Girl, a critically acclaimed memoir deemed "enthralling" by the New York Times and "compulsively readable" by Texas Monthly. Holy Ghost Girl made the "Oprah Memoirs We Love" list twice and was named as a Top 10 Pick by Publishers Weekly. The book took top honors at the New York Books for a Better Life Awards and won the Mayborn Creative Nonfiction Prize. Ms. Johnson has written about religion, family and culture for the Huffington Post, Shambhala Sun, The Rumpus, Psychology Today, the Dallas Morning News, and other publications.