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 turned her creative talents to writing books. Maggi is currently based at Yale University, where she is Dean of Marquand Chapel and Associate Professor of Theology and Literature in the Divinity School.

Her most-read book is The Accidental Pilgrim, which traces the history of pilgrimage within a theological memoir.

Maggi lives in Connecticut, USA and also has a base in London UK.