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Caroline M. Grant
Editor-in-Chief

Caroline M. Grant, Editor-in-Chief, is the Associate Director of the Sustainable Arts Foundation and co-editor, with Lisa Catherine Harper, of The Cassoulet Saved Our Marriage: True Tales of Food, Family, and How We Learn to Eat. She also co-edited Mama, PhD: Women Write about Motherhood and Academic Life, with Elrena Evans.

She holds a PhD in Comparative Literature from the University of California at Berkeley, where she taught classes on film, women’s studies, American literature, and writing; she has also taught at Stanford University and the San Francisco Art Institute. Her essays have been published in a number of journals and anthologies. She lives in San Francisco with her husband and two sons; she writes about family on her blog and, with Lisa Harper, about food at Learning to Eat. Visit her website for more information, including clips from her radio and television events.

Website: http://carolinemgrant.com

Books by Caroline M. Grant

Columns
Date Title Section
Jun 17, 2011 Despicable Me Mama at the Movies
Feb 26, 2011 Rabbit Hole Mama at the Movies
Jan 29, 2011 What’s On Your Plate? Mama at the Movies
Jan 3, 2011 Black Swan and Burlesque Mama at the Movies
Oct 9, 2010 Casa de los Babys Mama at the Movies
Sep 12, 2010 Race to Nowhere Mama at the Movies
Aug 16, 2010 Three Small Documentaries With a Big Impact Mama at the Movies
Jul 17, 2010 Babies Mama at the Movies
Jun 19, 2010 The Kids Grow Up Mama at the Movies
May 8, 2010 Sunshine Mama at the Movies
Apr 25, 2010 Sperm Donor X Mama at the Movies
Jan 30, 2010 Adopted Mama at the Movies
Jan 3, 2010 Fantastic Mr. Fox Mama at the Movies
Dec 6, 2009 Motherhood Mama at the Movies
Nov 7, 2009 Where the Wild Things Are Mama at the Movies
Sep 12, 2009 Ponyo and The Secret of Roan Inish Mama at the Movies
Aug 15, 2009 Rivers and Tides Mama at the Movies
Jul 18, 2009 Away We Go Mama at the Movies
Jun 20, 2009 Mary Poppins and Finding Neverland Mama at the Movies
May 23, 2009 The Iron Giant Mama at the Movies
Apr 25, 2009 The Business of Being Born Mama at the Movies
Mar 28, 2009 Coraline Mama at the Movies
Feb 28, 2009 Must Read After My Death Mama at the Movies
Feb 1, 2009 Fly Away Home Mama at the Movies
Jan 4, 2009 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Mama at the Movies
Dec 7, 2008 Who Does She Think She Is? Mama at the Movies
Nov 8, 2008 Baby Mama Mama at the Movies
Oct 12, 2008 What’s Your Point, Honey? Mama at the Movies
Sep 14, 2008 The Red Balloon Mama at the Movies
May 4, 2008 Autism: The Musical Mama at the Movies
Apr 13, 2008 Enchanted Mama at the Movies
Mar 15, 2008 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days Mama at the Movies
Feb 17, 2008 Persepolis Mama at the Movies
Jan 19, 2008 Juno Mama at the Movies
Dec 22, 2007 Miracle on 34th Street Mama at the Movies
Nov 25, 2007 Into the Wild Mama at the Movies
Oct 28, 2007 Manny & Lo Mama at the Movies
Oct 8, 2007 Shut Up and Sing Mama at the Movies
Sep 2, 2007 My Neighbor Totoro and Whale Rider Mama at the Movies
Aug 5, 2007 Hairspray Mama at the Movies
Jul 9, 2007 Waitress Mama at the Movies
Jun 7, 2007 Field of Dreams Mama at the Movies
May 11, 2007 The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio Mama at the Movies
Apr 15, 2007 The Namesake Mama at the Movies
Mar 18, 2007 The Sound of Music Mama at the Movies
Feb 16, 2007 The Motherhood Manifesto Mama at the Movies
Jan 21, 2007 The Squid and The Whale Mama at the Movies
Dec 12, 2006 It’s A Wonderful Life Mama at the Movies
Nov 20, 2006 Transamerica Mama at the Movies
Oct 29, 2006 Little Miss Sunshine Mama at the Movies
Oct 1, 2006 My Life Without Me Mama at the Movies
Aug 27, 2006 The Incredibles Mama at the Movies
Aug 6, 2006 An Inconvenient Truth Mama at the Movies
Jul 30, 2006 Literary Reflections Mama Sez
Jul 9, 2006 The Secret Lives of Dentists Mama at the Movies
Jun 11, 2006 Iris Mama at the Movies
Blog Entries
Date Title Section
Apr 10, 2014 Subscription to Brain, Child benefits Literary Mama Blog
Apr 7, 2014 After Page One: Conferences Blog
Dec 18, 2013 Celebrating Ten Years of Literary Mama: Caroline Grant Blog
Oct 2, 2013 Celebrating Ten Years of Literary Mama Blog
Feb 28, 2013 LM@AWP Blog
Dec 6, 2012 From the Editor Blog
Apr 16, 2012 Bring Pen Parentis to LA! Blog
Feb 15, 2012 Support for Writers with Families Blog
Jan 5, 2012 From the Editor Blog
Jun 1, 2011 Call for Submissions: Op-Ed! Blog
May 16, 2011 Writer Mama Book Giveaway! Blog
Mar 21, 2011 Join the Literary Mama Staff! Blog
Mar 9, 2011 Grants for Artists & Writers with Families Blog
Mar 6, 2011 March 9th is World Read Aloud Day! Blog
Feb 6, 2011 A Double Life: Discovering Motherhood California Events Blog
Jan 25, 2011 Celebrate World Read Aloud Day! Blog
Nov 25, 2010 November 26th: National Day of Listening Blog
Aug 17, 2010 Happy Publication Day to The Life You’ve Imagined Blog
Apr 27, 2010 The Literary Mama Pajama Party Reading Blog
Apr 24, 2010 Sunshine: A Real Life Tale of Single Parenthood and Adoption Blog
Feb 28, 2010 The 2010 Pen Parentis Writing Fellowship for New Parents Blog
Feb 8, 2010 March 3rd Is World Read Aloud Day! Blog
Jan 26, 2010 Help Wanted! Blog
Jan 19, 2010 Support Independent Filmmaking! Blog
Jan 17, 2010 Help Wanted in Literary Reflections! Blog
Jan 16, 2010 Support Relief Efforts in Haiti: Shop Literary Mama! Blog
Jan 10, 2010 2010 Mother Words Writing Retreat Blog
Jan 5, 2010 View from the Bay: Essential Children’s Books! Blog
Jan 3, 2010 The Fine Line Blog
Dec 30, 2009 Welcome back! Blog
Oct 30, 2009 Blog Book Review: enLIGHTend Blog
Oct 8, 2009 Sophia Raday at LitQuake! Blog
Oct 7, 2009 East Bay Monthly Call for Submissions: Blog
Oct 6, 2009 The 2009 Stanton/Anthony Conversations: Mothers as Leaders: Contradictions & Challenges Blog
Oct 2, 2009 Who Does She Think She Is? DVD discount! Blog
Sep 25, 2009 Enter Today to Win 3 Literary Mama Anthologies! Blog
Aug 28, 2009 Win 3 Literary Mama Anthologies! Blog
Aug 26, 2009 Book Giveaway! Blog
Aug 26, 2009 Calling all Published Parents… Blog
Aug 24, 2009 Talking about Bad Mother Blog
Feb 3, 2009 Mother in the Middle: A Biologist’s Story of Caring for Parent and Child Blog
Jan 17, 2009 New Anthology from Suzanne Kamata Blog
Nov 17, 2008 New Books by Literary Mamas! Blog
Nov 11, 2008 Mama, PhD Reading in Berkeley Blog
Nov 10, 2008 Tweet, tweet! We’re on Twitter (and Facebook, too) Blog
Nov 6, 2008 The 2009 Mothers Acting Up Calendar is here! Blog
Aug 13, 2008 Berkeley Writing Class Blog
Aug 8, 2008 MotherVerse Online Workshops Blog
Jul 28, 2008 3,000 Miles, Two Writers, One Book Blog
Jan 29, 2008 Blog Day for Patry Francis Blog
Jan 27, 2008 Reading Recommendations from Regan McMahon! Blog
Dec 7, 2007 Literary Mama Needs Editorial Help! Blog
Oct 25, 2007 Help Wanted: Literary Mama Seeks Web Wrangler! Blog
Aug 21, 2007 New Reading for Fans of the Bare-breasted Mama Blog
Jul 20, 2007 Call for Submissions – Poetry Blog
Jul 17, 2007 New Poetry from Julia Lisella Blog
Apr 18, 2007 Book Deal: Congratulations to Sophia Raday! Blog
Apr 17, 2007 Mom TV? Blog
Apr 10, 2007 San Francisco MotherTalk with Santa Montefiore Blog
Mar 19, 2007 Former LM Editor & Columnist in San Francisco Chronicle Blog
Feb 12, 2007 Announcing Book Club Works Blog
Aug 30, 2006 Literary Reflections Contributor in Random House Anthology Blog
Aug 5, 2006 Book Release: When the Cows Got Loose Blog
Jan 21, 2006 Mothers still talking… Blog