About Cate McGowan

Cate McGowan is an essayist, poet, fictionist, and author of two books—she won the Moon City Short Fiction Award for her debut short story collection, True Places Never Are, which was also a finalist for the Lascaux Short Fiction Collection Prize; her debut novel, These Lowly Objects, appeared in 2020. Numerous literary outlets have featured McGowan’s work, including Glimmer Train, Norton’s Flash Fiction International, Crab Orchard Review, Hypertext Magazine, Shenandoah, Phoebe, and Tank. A native Georgian and current, reluctant Sunshine State resident (Heat! Hurricanes! Alligators! Florida Man!), McGowan is currently completing her Ph.D.


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