Maggi Dawn is an author and theologian. She began her professional life as a singer-songwriter, but later after reading for a degree and a PhD in theology at the University of Cambridge, she turned her creative talents to writing books.

After eight years at Yale University, Maggi returned to the UK as Professor of Theology and Principal of St Mary’s College, Durham University. She teaches courses on Songwriting, Poetry for Ministry, Coleridge and the Bible, Designing and Curating Worship, and Performative Theology.

Maggi lives between Durham, and Connecticut, USA.

Her books include The Accidental Pilgrim, which traces the history of pilgrimage within a theological memoir.