Kate Gale

Dr. Kate Gale is Managing Editor of Red Hen Press, Editor of The Los Angeles Review, a board member for the Poetry Society of America, former President of Pen USA (2005–2006), and former President of the American Composers Forum, LA (2006–2014). She teaches in the Low Residency MFA program at the University of Nebraska and has authored and edited over ten books, six librettos, and multiple essays and articles. Kate received her PhD in American and English Literature from Claremont Graduate University and recently sat on the judging committee of the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, one of the most prestigious literary awards in American letters. Photo: Emily Petrie.