Cat Warren

Cat Warren is an associate professor in the Department of English at NC State University. A former newspaper reporter, she covered crime, poverty, the environment, and politics at newspapers across the United States before starting her academic career. Her new non-fiction book, What the Dog Knows: The Science and Wonder of Working Dogs, is, according to the New York Times, “a fascinating, deeply reported journey into scent, death, forensics and the amazing things dogs can do with their noses.” She teaches creative nonfiction, reporting, editing, and science journalism at NC State.