Interview with Featured Writer Luisa Perkins

By Sandra Clark

We are pleased to introduce our newest Quarter Featured Writer, Luisa Perkins. Luisa Perkins is the author of several books, short stories, and essays. She graduated from BYU and has just completed an MFA inWriting for Children and Young Adults at Vermont College of Fine Arts. She is in the middle of her fifth year …

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Faces of LDS Women: A Conversation with Margaret Blair Young

By Shelah Miner

I first got to know Margaret Blair Young—writer, BYU writing instructor, and co-creator of the documentary Nobody Knows: The Untold Story of Black Mormons—in the fall of 1996, when I was a student at BYU’s London study abroad program. Back then, I knew Margaret as “Sister Young,” wife of Bruce, a Shakespeare professor in charge …

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