Catherine Venable Moore — Writer & Producer

Recent Work


The Book of the Dead (Introductory Essay), West Virginia University Press, Feb. 2018

Best American Essays 2017 (Anthology) Ed. Leslie Jamison, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017

Listy Silver (Artist Book) Collaboration with Lydia Moyer, 2016

Wishing Trains (Poetry Chapbook) Verse Press, 2012


The Book of the Dead,” Oxford American, Fall 2016

Inside a Life-Saving Rural Clinic in Appalachia” VICE, April 2016

O Beulah Land,” Oxford American, Summer 2014


Listen to a sampling of my radio documentaries on Soundcloud or view my Contributor Page on West Virginia Public Broadcasting. From 2008 to 2011, I produced short features about American history for BackStory. I currently help edit the West Virginia Public Radio show Inside Appalachia.


West Virginia Mine Wars Museum, Co-founder

Paint Creek Driving Tour, Director

Hawks Nest Names

Cedar Grove, Producer