Kathryn Savage

Kathryn Savage is a hybrid writer whose debut lyric essay collection, Groundglass, is forthcoming from Coffee House Press. Her writing has appeared in American Short Fiction, BOMB Magazine, the Guardian, Poets & Writers, the Academy of American Poets poets.org, the anthology Rewilding: Poems for the Environment, World Literature Today, and The Best Small Fictions of 2015, among others. Recipient of the 2018 Academy of American Poets James Wright Prize, she’s been awarded grants, fellowships, and residencies from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, Napa Valley Writers’ Conference, Minnesota State Arts Board, Millay Colony, Ucross Foundation, and Vermont Studio Center. Savage teaches creative writing and composition at The Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD), in the Augsburg University low-residency MFA program, and at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. kathrynsavage.com