Donna Minkowitz is a writer (New York Times Book Review, Salon, The Nation) and the restaurant critic for Gay City News.
She is the author of the memoir Growing Up Golem, a finalist for both a Lambda Literary Award and the Judy Grahn Nonfiction Award.
Minkowitz’s first memoir, Ferocious Romance, was about what she had in common with the Christian right, despite being a leftist lesbian. Ferocious Romance won a Lambda Literary Award and was a finalist for the Quality Paperback Book Club’s New Visions Award “for the most promising or distinctive work by a new author .”
A former Village Voice columnist, she has also written for The Nation, The Collagist, New York magazine and Newsday. She teaches at the New York Writers Workshop and is also available for manuscript editing and consulting for works of memoir and creative nonfiction.
Contact: growingupgolem AT Gmail.com
Literary agent: Valerie Borchardt at Georges Borchardt, Inc.
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