Katherine Webb-Hehn is a freelance multimedia journalist in the South. She’s the recipient of fellowships from the Marguerite Casey Foundation and the Heinrich Böll Foundation. You can find her writing in The Bitter Southerner, The Nation, The Progressive, In These Times, The New York Times, and elsewhere. She’s a regular contributor to Scalawag. Her work has been honored, awarded, or selected by the Institute of Nonprofit News, The New York Times, The Atlantic, Longreads, and others. She lives with her husband, son and a pup in Birmingham, Alabama. Follow her at @KAWebb_.