Greg Garrett

Greg Garrett

Greg Garrett teaches creative writing, film, literature and theology classes at Baylor University. He is the author of two dozen books of fiction, nonfiction, memoir and translation, including the critically-acclaimed novels "Free Bird," "Cycling," "Shame" and "The Prodigal." He is one of America’s leading voices on religion and culture. One of his most recent nonfiction books is "In Conversation: Rowan Williams and Greg Garrett." His latest book, "A Long, Long Way: Hollywood’s Unfinished Journey from Racism to Reconciliation," is hot off the presses. He is a seminary-trained lay preacher in the Episcopal Church. He lives in Austin with his wife, Jeanie, and their two daughters.