Nancy Kidder is a graduate of Duke University and received her MFA in creative nonfiction from American University in Washington, DC, where she currently teaches writing. In Spring 2017, she taught two courses entitled, “Writing and Fighting: from the boxing ring to the MMA cage, fight writers examine culture, race, gender and the human condition in a sport that juxtaposes unrelenting aggression with heroic fortitude.” For more information on her class, please visit writeandfight.com.
Nancy lives in Washington, DC with her husband and daughter.
American University, Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing
Duke University, Bachelor of Arts in English
On Campus: Bender Library
Off Campus: Cage Side
Cinderella Man, Ali vs. Inoki