Author Bio

Catherine Killingsworth (a.k.a “That Writing Lady,” as she is commonly known to students in the Savannah public school system) is the executive director of Deep, a nonprofit that offers free writing programs to public school students in Savannah, Georgia. She earned a B.A. in English at Yale University, where she graduated magna cum laude and won the Curtis Prize, the Wright Prize for Nonfiction Writing, and the Seymour Lustman Prize for Arts and Culture. She studied creative writing at Cambridge University as a Thouron scholar. She is the author of The Cure for IDK, Deep’s book of writing lesson plans.

6 Responses to “Author Bio”

  1. Mary Rita Scott March 22, 2012 at 8:02 pm #

    Hi writing lady. Thanks for you comment on my post, “A Captive Audience”.
    Mary Rita.

  2. jo March 26, 2012 at 2:55 pm #

    Love your blog, writing lady! Great advice that I love to review before planning my lessons 🙂

    • thatwritinglady March 26, 2012 at 8:48 pm #

      Thanks! Feel free to send along any ideas you have for the blog 🙂

  3. Healthy A-Z July 29, 2012 at 4:21 pm #

    Love your blog! Education is not my world, but I still enjoyed reading your posts immensely!! You’re a great writer. I’m glad you chose to teach our youth.

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  1. TeacherReady Teacher Candidate Killingsworth Blogger for Writing Instruction « - March 5, 2012

    […] Quoted from Catherine’s Blog: Catherine Killingsworth is the executive director of Deep, a nonprofit that offers free writing programs to public school students in Savannah, Georgia. She earned a B.A. in English at Yale University, where she graduated magna cum laude and won the Curtis Prize, the Wright Prize for Nonfiction Writing, and the Seymour Lustman Prize for Arts and Culture. She studied creative writing at Cambridge University as a Thouron scholar. She is the author of The Cure for IDK, Deep’s book of writing lesson plans. Follow Catherine’s blog at http://thatwritinglady.com. […]

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