Pat Schneider Founder, Amherst Writers & Artists

A renowned teacher of writing, Pat Schneider is the author of 10 works of poetry and nonfiction, including Writing Alone and With Others. Founder of Amherst Writers & Artists, she travels frequently to teach and has been leading workshops in creative writing at the Pacific School of Religion for almost 30 years. Garrison Keillor has read her poems 16 times on "Writers Almanac."