Catalina Bartlett’s fiction has appeared in Aster(ix) Journal and the Boston Review, and twice has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Her collection, Comadres: Stories, received an Honorable Mention for Miami Book Fair’s 2022 Emerging Writer Fellowship. She is the recipient of a Ledig House Fellowship and an artist residency at Prairie Center for the Arts.

Catalina currently is at work on Comadres: Stories, a novel entitled When Fabiola Came Home, and My Mother, the Plagiarist: Poems. These works draw from her matrilineal family history and early life along the southern Colorado-northern New Mexico corridor. She teaches at Michigan State University.