Caitlin Garvey is a writer and English professor in Chicago. She grew up in Oak Park, Illinois.
She has an MFA in creative writing from Northwestern University, and her writing has been published in journals and magazines like Post Road, The Baltimore Review, The Tishman Review, and Little Fiction|Big Truths. Read some here.
She is the author of The Mourning Report, a memoir that weaves her experience of losing her mother to cancer with the stories of people who played a role in her mother's care. Request it from your local library or buy it here.
She’s currently working on a novel called At Capacity, about a depressed woman’s cult-ish experience at a celebrity-endorsed Wellness Retreat in Palm Springs.