Judy Grahn

Judy Grahn is a poet, writer, and social theorist. Her work is widely known for its dramatic impact on the women’s and LGBTQ movements. She holds a PhD in integral studies with an emphasis in women’s spirituality from California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco. In addition to teaching creative writing and collaborating with performers around the world, she serves as associate core faculty for the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology in Palo Alto, California, in their women's spirituality master's program. Her work has been awarded an NEA Grant, an American Book Review award, an American Book Award, an American Library Award, a Lifetime Achievement Award (in Lesbian Letters), among others. Her recent publications include love belongs to those who do the feeling:  New and Selected Poems 1966–2006 (Red Hen, 2008), The Judy Grahn Reader (Aunt Lute, 2009), and the riveting memoir, A Simple Revolution: The Making of An Activist Poet (Aunt Lute, 2012). Her online journal is Metaformia Journal at www.metaformia.org.

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“Light, Paper, Process” at the Getty
“Light, Paper, Process” at the Getty
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An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
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Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann
Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann

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Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
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Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
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Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium
Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium