Concord, MassachusettsTwo weeks of talks, readings, and discussions celebrating the written and the spoken word.
Hank Phillippi Ryan
Tracy Strauss is the 2015 Boston Writers’ Room Fellow in Nonfiction, winner of the Barbara Deming Memorial Fund Award for nonfiction, and former Essays Editor for The Rumpus. Also, Tracy Strauss has published memoirs and essays in such high-level media as The Huffington Post, Salon, The Rumpus, xoJane, Poets & Writers Magazine, Writer’s Digest Magazine, WBUR’s Cognoscenti, The Feminist Wire, The Southampton Review, and other publications. In 2014, she appeared on The Steve Harvey Show as a relationship blogger for The Huffington Post. Currently she pens a blog series on “Writing Trauma: Notes of Transcendence” for Ploughshares, teaches liberal arts at the New England Conservatory, and leads memoir workshops for Writer’s Digest University. Tracy is now writing a memoir about overcoming PTSD and finding “Mr. Right” after 40.