Amy Frykholm is an award-winning writer, scholar, and journalist whose nonfiction works
cover the territory of American religion from apocalyptists to saints. A senior editor for The Christian
Century magazine, she hosts a podcast called In Search Of.
After receiving her PhD from Duke University, she has written several books, including Rapture Culture:
Left Behind in Evangelical America and Julian of Norwich: A Contemplative Biography. Her most recent book is
Wild Woman: A Footnote, the Desert, and My Quest for an Elusive Saint. She has a forthcoming book of poetry, The Hour of Light (New Name, 2022).
She lives in Leadville, Colorado.