Masterclass: Creative Resillience with Kate Mildenhall

Yarra Plenty Regional Library

Event Date: 
15 September 2019
Author / Presenters: 
Kate Mildenhall

This event is part of the 11th Annual Booklovers Festival

As a novelist, writing teacher and podcaster, Kate Mildenhall has experienced the highs and lows of creative writing and what the whole process can be like. In this masterclass, Kate will focus on creative stumbling blocks such as strategies to overcome ‘failure’, rejection, and writer’s block. Be inspired (and informed!) to keep going no matter what comes your way along your writing journey.

Bookings essential

About the facilitator:

Kate Mildenhall is a writer and teacher, who lives on the outskirts of Melbourne with her young family. She has taught in schools, at RMIT University and State Library Victoria, and volunteered with Teachers Across Borders in Cambodia. Her debut novel, Skylarking, was published in Australia by Black Inc. in 2016 and in the UK by Legend Press in 2017. Skylarking was longlisted for the Voss Literary Prize 2017 and the Indie Book Awards 2017.

Kate co-hosts The First Time podcast, a podcast about the first time you publish a book.