Catina Bacote

Catina Bacote’s nonfiction has appeared in The Gettysburg Review, The Sun, The Common, Heart & Soul, The Southern California Review, and Trace: Transcultural Styles + Ideas. She wrote a companion guide to the documentary Banished: American Ethnic Cleansings and has received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, the Millay Colony, the New York State Summer Writer’s Institute, and the Gilder Lehrman Institute. Catina holds an MFA from the University of Iowa, where she was admitted as a Dean’s Fellow and subsequently served as the Provost’s Visiting Writer in Nonfiction. She is a professor of creative writing at Warren Wilson College.