Catherine Ragsdale is a poet living in Lubbock, Texas. She is currently in her second year of pursuing a Master’s in Poetry at Texas Tech University and holds a BA in Spanish and a BBA in Marketing. She is an Associate Editor at Iron Horse Literary Review and a member of 806 Collective.
PRIZES & PUBLICATIONS
House Mountain Broadside Contest Winner- "Underpainting"
Soliloquies 23.2 - "Valencia"
Porter House Review Editor's Prize - Finalist - "At Bay"
catheXis northwest press - "After I read god's voice"
catheXis northwest press - "Swastika"
TYPO - "Triangle of Reference"
Nasiona - "The Tree is a Body"
Princemere Poetry Prize - Finalist
Stephan Ross Huffman Poetry Prize - First Place
Texas Tech Pride Poetry Slam - First Place
August 3, 2018: BORDERLESS at Studio 4
November 15, 2018: LHUCA Literary Series with Emma Rae Hightower, Catherine Ragsdale, and Vievee Francis
August 2, 2019: Art & Poetry & Fundraising at FFAT at Studio C
October 10, 2019: Geography of the Body in West Texas Sowell Collection Roundtable
March 5, 2020: AWP Offsite, Flatland Flash at Cherrity Bar