Vinita Hampton Wright

Fiction, Publishing, Spirituality

Vinita Hampton Wright serves as managing editor of the trade books department of Loyola Press. She has written various fiction and non-fiction books, including the novel Dwelling Places with HarperOne, Days of Deepening Friendship and The Art of Spiritual Writing for Loyola Press, and most recently, Small Simple Ways: An Ignatian Daybook for Healthy Spiritual Living. Vinita is a student and practitioner of Ignatian spirituality; from 2009-2015 she blogged at Days of Deepening Friendship, and for the past few years, she has co-led small groups through the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius. 

Festival Years: 1996, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2014