Anne Lamott Biography
Anne Lamott is a novelist and nonfiction writer from the United States. She’s also a writer, a public speaker, and a progressive political activist. Marin County, California is home to Lamott. Her nonfiction works are mostly autobiographical in nature. Alcoholism, single parenthood, despair, and Christianity are among the topics covered in Lamott’s writings, which are typified by self-deprecating humor and honesty.
Anne Lamott career
Bird by Bird with Annie: A Film Portrait of Writer Lamott, directed by Freida Lee Mock, was released in 1999 and chronicled Lamott’s life. She is known as the “People’s Author” as a result of the documentary and her large following on Facebook and other social media platforms.
She strives to write the books she would love to come across, that are honest, concerned with genuine lives, human hearts, spiritual transformation, families, secrets, amazement, craziness—and that may make me laugh, as the American novelist has stated. When she read a book like this, she feels rich and deeply relieved to be in the company of someone who will tell me the truth and turn the lights on a little, and she aims to write books like this.
The novelist is cited as a writer who captures well the style of narrative nonfiction called “particularism”, coined by Howard Freeman. She was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1985. She was inducted into the California Hall of Fame in 2010. She was featured on S1E2 of the show The Midnight Gospel.
Anne Lamott Age
How old is Anne? The American novelist is 67 years old as of 10th April 2020. She was born in 1954 in San Francisco, California, United States. Anne celebrates her birthday every 10th of April.
Anne Lamott Education
She is a graduate of Drew School. She was a student at Goucher College for two years where she wrote for the newspaper.
Anne Lamott Nationality | Ethnicity
What ethnicity is Anne? she belongs to the white ethnicity/heritage, she was born and raised in San Francisco, California, United States, and she holds American nationality.
Anne Lamott Family | parents
The American novelist is the daughter of Kenneth Lamott and her lovely mother known as; Dorothy Norah Wyles Lamott. Her father, Kenneth Lamott, was also a writer. Her first published novel Hard Laughter was written for him after his diagnosis of brain cancer.
Anne Lamott Husband | Married
She is a married woman. On April 13, 2019, She married Neal Allen, 63, a former vice president for marketing at the McKesson Corporation in San Francisco. The two had met in August 2016 through OurTime, a matchmaking site for people over 50. He was a twice-divorced father of four, who had left his job at McKesson to devote himself to writing.
Anne Lamott Child
The American novelist together with her husband is blessed with a child. She has one son, Sam Lamott, who was born in August 1989, and a grandson, Jax, born in July 2009.
Anne Lamott Net worth
The American novelist has an estimated net worth of $1 million to $5 million as of 2021.
Anne Lamott Books
- Hard Laughter
- Joe Jones.
- All New People.
- Crooked Little Heart.
- Blue Shoe.
- Imperfect Birds.