Kate Partridge is the author of the poetry collection Ends of the Earth (U. of Alaska Press, 2017). Her poems have appeared in Colorado Review, Pleiades, Yale Review, Alaska Quarterly Review, Third Coast, and other journals. She is a Research Enhancement Fellow at the University of Southern California, where she is pursuing a Ph.D. in creative writing and literature. She received her MFA at George Mason, and she edits Switchback Books.