Cate Blake is a Commissioning Editor with Penguin Random House Australia, publishing and editing fiction and nonfiction for a general adult readership. Books she has published have won or been nominated for awards including the National Biography Award, the Davitt Awards, the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards and the International Dublin Literary Award. She has a Bachelor of Arts, with honours in English literature and political science, from the University of Melbourne, and has developed her editorial and publishing skills through attending the Residential Editorial Program, run by the Australian Publishers’ Association, and the Yale University Publishing Course in the USA.
Festival Long Events: The Reading Room
Festival Long. The Reading Room will be open from 12pm - 3pm each day (excluding the 18th & 19th June).
Masterclass: A Room of One’s Own
Friday 17 June, 10:00am
Industry Insiders: Emerging Editors
Wednesday 22 June, 6:00pm
Writers’ Night School: Food Writing
Monday 20 June, 6:30pm
National Writers’ Conference
Saturday, 18 June