Valerie Boyd

Valerie Boyd

Boyd was born on December 11, 1963, in Atlanta. She obtained her bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism in 1985 and her MFA in creative nonfiction from Goucher College in 1999. Wikipedia*

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Valerie Boyd has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2003 Speech. Most common tag: Arts & Literature.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2003 - Present Editor, Arts, Atlanta Journal-Constitution Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • Women Authors:  The Write Stuff

    Women Authors: The Write Stuff

    Panelists discussed the lives, roles, and contributions of women. Among the topics addressed were the authors' books, their…

  • Literary Biographies

    Literary Biographies

    Ms. Boyd and Mr. Chapman talked about their experiences writing biographies of other authors. Ms. Boyd is the author of Wrapped in…

  • Turning Headlines Into Books

    Turning Headlines Into Books

    Moderated by Mr. Yack, the panelists discussed developing nonfiction books from headline news stories. Golenbock, a former writer…

  • <em>Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston</em>

    Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston

    Ms. Boyd talked about her biography, Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston, published by Scribner. The book retraces the…

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