Catherine Venable Moore
Catherine Venable Moore is a writer and producer based in Ansted, West Virginia. She serves as one of the editors of the WVPB show Inside Appalachia. After graduating from Harvard with a degree in Literature, she earned an MFA in Poetry from the University of Montana. Her nonfiction, poetry, and radio stories have been featured in Best American Essays, Oxford American, VICE, public radio stations across the U.S., and on the BBC. She is the co-founder of several public history projects, including the West Virginia Mine Wars Museum. Her current projects include two works of narrative nonfiction set in Appalachia, to be published by Random House.