Katherine Fusco

Katherine Fusco
Katherine Fusco is an assistant professor at the University of Nevada, Reno, where she teaches film, theory, and American literature. She is the author of Silent Film and U.S. Naturalist Literature: Time, Narrative and Modernity (Routledge) and Kelly Reichardt (University of Illinois). Currently, Katherine is working on a book about stardom and questions of identity in the 1920s and 1930s. Additionally, Katherine writes popularly about mindfulness, writing, and popular culture and has appeared in Dilettante Army, Harpers Bazaar, Headspace, OZY and Salmagundi.

self-care

What Good Self-Care Looks Like (for You)

By Katherine Fusco | May 10, 2019

In its best form, self-care should be responsive to your emotional needs, and it looks different for all of us.

10 Empowering Books to Read After You Lean In

10 Empowering Books to Read After You ‘Lean In’

By Katherine Fusco | March 12, 2019

Picking up where Sandberg left off, a number of inspiring female authors have taken up her call and penned their own works to help us navigate work, home and balancing both.

3 Ways to Use Gratitude to Break Out of a Slump

3 Ways to Use Gratitude to Break Out of a Slump

By Katherine Fusco | February 27, 2019

Gratitude is something of a miracle emotion: It makes us happy, makes those around us happy and helps us develop as individuals.

What Creative People Know About Boring Routines

What Creative People Know About the Importance of Boring Routines

By Katherine Fusco | February 19, 2019

Make creativity automatic and reap the rewards of routine.

What's Love Got to Do With Goal Setting

What’s Love Got to Do With It (Goal Setting)?

By Katherine Fusco | February 12, 2019

Divergent goals needn’t derail our relationships. Instead, they can become opportunities for strengthening and expanding relationships with the ones we love.

Failed New Year's Resolutions

How to Refresh Your Failed New Year’s Resolutions

By Katherine Fusco | January 25, 2019

To learn more about your definition of success, consider the following self-reflective questions.

How a Brain Dump Can Unlock Your Creativity

By Katherine Fusco | May 3, 2018

Trying to process less allows us to be more.​

Why You Need a Failure Résumé

By Katherine Fusco | January 8, 2018

Broadcasting your failures is more valuable than you think.

If You Want to Be More Productive, Lose Track of Time

By Katherine Fusco | September 27, 2017

Seriously, stop tracking every minute of your day.

Let’s Stop Talking About Impostor Syndrome

By Katherine Fusco | July 10, 2017

At the end of the day, it’s about being OK with getting a little scared.