Caitlin Shetterly © Daniel E Davis

Caitlin Shetterly


Caitlin Shetterly is a freelance reporter for National Public Radio for whom she reports on arts and culture, food, and lifestyle. She can often be heard on both All Things Considered and Weekend Edition. For Weekend Edition she created a series of autobiographical audio diaries about the Recession under the title Diary of a Recession. She is a frequent contributor to This American Life.

Her book, Fault Lines: Stories of Divorce, was published by Putnam in 2001. From 2004-2007 she wrote a bimonthly column, Bramhall Square, about relationships and love for the Portland (Maine) Phoenix. From 2008-2010 she wrote a blog called Passage West about her move from Maine to LA, her tumultuous first pregnancy, the birth of her son, how the recession affected her family and her journey back home to Maine.

Caitlin is the Founder and Artistic Director of the Winter Harbor Theatre Company, where she produces and directs works that attempt to tackle the important issues of our time. Caitlin graduated with Honors in English and American Literature from Brown University. She shares her life with her husband, photographer Daniel E. Davis, their young son and dog.