Ashleigh Young

Katherine Would Approve

'It was my first full-time job in a long while. The chairman of the Katherine Mansfield Birthplace Society and the four paid staff were there, all in winter coats.'
Ashleigh Young

Ashleigh Young

Ashleigh Young lives in Wellington, and works as a literary editor and teaches creative writing. Her first essay collection is Can You Tolerate This?, which won the Windham-Campbell Prize and the Ockham New Zealand Book Award for General Non-Fiction 2017.