About Mimi




Mimi Herman is a writer, editor, teaching artist and consultantShe holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Warren Wilson College.  She has worked as an arts and education consultant for over twenty years, engaging over 25,000 students and teachers with writing residencies, as well as designing and providing professional development for teaching artists, teachers and administrators.

The author of The Art of Learning, Mimi has published in Crab Orchard ReviewShenandoah, The Hollins Critic and many other journals.

Mimi does her own carpentry and plumbing, and can milk a cow and a goat, though not at the same time.

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