News & Upcoming Events

  • "Grover Hot Springs, #33" published by Birdland, Spring 2020.
  • Kathe's manuscript was a finalist for the Jessie Bryce Niles Chapbook Contest in 2019 at the Comstock Review, and she is a finalist for the Tucson Festival of the Book Literary Prize.
  • "Raven" published January 2020 by Panoplyzine.
  • "Blood Letting" has been nominated for "Best of the Net," an anthology published yearly by Sundress Publications.
  • Kathe's letter to the New Yorker, "The Best Intentions", in response to Andrew Marantz' article "Silicon Valley's Crisis of Conscience" is published in the September 16th, 2019 issue of The New Yorker.
  • Kathe was interviewed on KVMR Nevada City Radio. Click here to listen to her interview!
  • "Fire Season" was published in The Comstock Review, January 2020.

    Upcoming Readings
    Watch this space for upcoming readings soon!

  • On 7/28/19, Kathe was interviewed on KVMR, Nevada City Radio. Click here to listen to this interview! You can also right-click (or control-click) and choose "Save Link As" if you want to download the interview and save it for later or put it on your mobile device.

    Older News
  • "Northern Flicker" published in New Ohio Review, Summer 2019.
  • "Agave" and "A Real Thing" have been published in the Spring, 2019 issue of Birdland Journal.
  • Kathe's poem "Snow on High Desert" appears in Berkeley Public Library's 2019 "Poems in Your Pocket" series.
  • "Blood Letting" published in Wraparound South, Winter/Spring 2019 issue
  • "Delete, Save" published in Birdland Journal, Fall 2018 issue
  • "Mother's Day" and "Without" have been announced as Special Merit Winners for "The 2018 Muriel Craft Bailey Poetry Contest" for The Comstock Review! The contest was judged by Maggie Smith, and the poems have been published in The Comstock Review, January 2019
  • Kathryn's chapbook, Riding Waves, was awarded second place, Honorable Mention, for the 2017 New Women's Voices Chapbook Series and is available both at Finishing Lines Press now and on Amazon!
  • "The Appointment," published in ROAR Magazine, 11/16/17
  • "Mesquite y Nopal," published in the anthology Solamente en San Miguel, 2018.

    Past Readings
  • 2020 - February 20: Poetry Cafe, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.
  • 2019 - June 12: Lit Up at Town Hall.
  • 2019 - August 1: Traveling Show featuring Kathryn Jordan, Barb Reynolds and Lawrence Ruth, at the Berkeley Library. Click for flyer.
  • 2019 - May 12th: at Britt Marie's.
  • 2019 - February: San Miguel de Allende Writers' Conference in February, 2019, in support of the anthology "Solamente en San Miguel," in which Kathe has a poem.
  • 2018 - July 8th, 3:30pm: Kathe at Britt-Marie's Second Sunday Poetry Series on July 8th with Didi Goodman and Lily Iona Mackenzie.
  • 2018 - April 29th, 3:15pm: Book Release Party for Kathe Jordan's Riding Waves, published by Finishing Line Press, at Britt Marie's Wine Bar & Restaurant. Click here to see the flyer with more details!
  • 2018 - Sept. 25, 7:30pm: Kathe Jordan on Tour at Pegasus Books on Solano -- click here for flyer!
  • 2018 - October 18th, 5:00pm: Poetry Cafe Bellas Artes presents Kathe Jordan and 2 More at Sala Literaria, 1st Floor, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico (Suggested Donation $50 pesos)
  • 2018 - November 7, 7:00pm: Kathe Jordan on Tour at The Open Book in Grass Valley