Kate Harris is a writer and adventurer with a knack for getting lost. Her writing has been featured in The Walrus, Canadian Geographic, Sierra, and The Georgia Review, among other publications, and cited in "Best American Essays" and "Best American Travel Writing."

A Rhodes scholar and Morehead-Cain scholar, she was named one of Canada’s top modern-day explorers and in 2012 won the Ellen Meloy Desert Writers Award.

She lives off-grid in a log cabin in Atlin, British Columbia. "Lands of Lost Borders" is her first book