Kate Folk

Kate Folk

Adjunct Professor

Part-Time Faculty


Kate Folk is the author of Out There, a story collection (Random House '22), and a forthcoming novel, also from Random House. She has written for publications including The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, One Story, Granta, McSweeney’s Quarterly Concern, and Zyzzyva. Recently, she was a Stegner Fellow in fiction at Stanford University.


  • University of San Francisco, MFA in Creative Writing, 2011
  • New York University, BA in Individualized Study, 2007

Awards & Distinctions

  • Stegner Fellowship in Fiction, 2019

  • MacDowell Fellow, 2017

  • Headlands Center for the Arts Affiliate Artist, 2016