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Cate Root is a poet in New Orleans. She writes about identity, bodies, longing, romance, honesty, and how to stay alive in the world. She is one of the founders of Dogfish, a monthly, mixed-genre literary salon, which regularly draws crowds of 50+ readers and writers. She is a socialist organizing with DSA. You can find more about her work at

2021 Events
Holding space: on building a community reading series
2018 Events
Small Press Reading II