Celeste Williams is a journalist, having worked twenty-five years for daily newspapers in Alabama, Tennessee, Wisconsin, and Indiana. She won numerous awards for her writing, including Journalist of the Year and Reporter of the Year for a series on extreme poverty in Mississippi. More recently, she is a poet and playwright. Her play “More Light: Frederick Douglass Returns” was produced in 2017 and 2018 at Conner Prairie Interactive History Park in Fishers in conjunction with Asante Children’s Theatre. She is a former president of the board of directors at the Indiana Writers Center, and a volunteer tutor for School on Wheels, which serves children affected by homelessness.
Contributions to HumansandNature.org:
- Heart Failure
A response to “What are the lessons of loss?”
- Indiana Writers Center
Learn about Celeste Williams’s work with the Indiana Writers Center.