About

memaine-copyCatherine Guthrie has 20 years experience in the magazine industry. Her byline has appeared in more than three dozen national magazines. She specializes in women’s health and is writing a queer, feminist breast cancer memoir titled FLAT. A graduate of Grub Street’s Memoir Incubator in Boston, Catherine attended Bread Loaf Writers Conference in 2015 and 2016. Judges at the 2016 Kentucky Women Writers Conference awarded FLAT Honorable Mention for the Betty Gabehart Prize in Nonfiction. She has a writer’s residency at the Vermont Studio Center this coming February. Raised in Louisville, Kentucky, Catherine received her magazine journalism degree from the Missouri School of Journalism in Columbia, Missouri. She lives in Somerville, MA, with her partner, Mary, and their orange tabby, Cheeto.