Kate McQuade is the author of the story collection Tell Me Who We Were (William Morrow/HarperCollins, 2019). Her fiction and poetry have appeared in Black Warrior Review, Harvard Review, Memorious, Shenandoah, and Verse Daily. Her nonfiction has appeared online in The Lily/Washington Post, LitHub, and TIME. She was named a 2017 Tennessee Williams Scholar at the Sewanee Writers’ Conference and is the recipient of awards and fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, the Ucross Foundation, the Vermont Studio Center, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and Yaddo. Originally from Minnesota, she holds degrees from Princeton University and the Bread Loaf School of English and teaches at Phillips Academy, Andover, where she lives with her husband and three children.