Peg Duthie is a member of the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville, where she has served on the board of directors, chaired the Committee on Church Administration, and sings in the choir.
A writer and calligrapher, Peg graduated with honors from the University of Chicago in 1991 and earned an M.A. in English literature from the University of Michigan in 1992. Her poetry has appeared in The Amherst Review, The Fiddlehead and other journals. She is also a contributor to The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature (forthcoming 2005).