Kathryn Savage
Adjunct Faculty
BA, New School University
MFA, Bennington College

Kathryn Savage is a recipient of the 2018 Academy of American Poets James Wright Prize. A hybrid writer, her work appears or is forthcoming in American Short Fiction, Poets.org, the Guardian, Poets & Writers, Ploughshares, the Village Voice, Star Tribune, and The Best Small Fictions of 2015.

She currently teaches writing at MCAD and at the University of Minnesota, where she is pursuing a second MFA in poetry, while also serving as a program manager at the Loft Literary Center. Her work has been supported by the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, Napa Valley Writers’ Conference, Minnesota State Arts Board, Millay Colony, Ucross Foundation, Coffee House Press: In the Stacks, Weisman Art Museum, and the Gullkistan Center for Creativity in Laugarvatn, Iceland.

She volunteers with The Minnesota Prison Writing Workshop, overseeing the organization's annual broadside competition in collaboration with The Minnesota Center for Book Arts.