Fall 2022

Section 0470 of OA502
Autobiographical Writing for Older Adults -- : Aug 18 - Dec 15 2022
Class focuses on memoir writing.

Section 0472 of OA502
Autobiographical Writing for Older Adults -- : Aug 16 - Dec 13 2022
Class focuses on memior writing.

No office hours

B.A. - Humanities: Activism & Social Change
M.A. - Humanities: Culture, Ecology & Sustainable Community

RYT- 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training

Academic Experience

Older Adult Program memoir instructor since 2014

Dani Burlison is the editor and creator of the anthology “All of Me: Stories of Love, Anger and the Female Body,” (PM Press, 2019), and the author of a short story collection, “Some Places Worth Leaving” (Tolsun Books, 2020), and “Dendrophilia and Other Social Taboos: True Stories,” a collection of essays which first appeared in her McSweeney's Internet Tendency column of the same name. Dani has been a staff writer at a Bay Area alt-weekly, a book reviewer for Los Angeles Review and a regular contributor at Yes! MagazineChicago Tribune, KQED Arts, The Rumpus, and Made Local Magazine. Her writing can also be found at Ms. MagazineEarth Island JournalWIRED, Utne, The Writer, Portland Review, Ploughshares, Vestal Review, Hip Mama Magazine, Rad Dad, Spirituality & Health Magazine, Shareable, Bike Monkey Magazine, Tahoma Literary Review, Prick of the Spindle, and more. She is an alumna of The Squaw Valley Community of Writers, Mendocino Coast Writers Conference, and LitCamp.