Kait Yates

Kait is a third-year MFA student in fiction at the University of Arkansas and current WITS Director for the 2020-2021 school year. She hails from an obscure riverside city in southwestern Ohio where she received her BA in Creative Writing and Psychology from University of Cincinnati. In 2019 she was awarded both the Lily Peter Fellowship and James T Whitehead award in fiction. Most of her writing centers around the intersection of class, trauma, and the environment.