Catherine LaSota

Catherine LaSota is the Founder of The Resort, an international writing community based in Queens, NYC, and the host of various podcasts, including Cabana Chats, a show about writing and community. She founded, curated, and hosted the acclaimed LIC Reading Series from 2016-2020, and she has written essays, features, and interviews for Catapult, Literary Hub, Electric Literature, The Brooklyn Rail, The Rumpus, Publishers Weekly, and other publications. She currently serves as the Executive Director of Columbia's Center for the Study of Social Difference, and she lives with her partner and two young children in New York City.

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