INSTRUCTORS

INSTRUCTOR BIO

Kathryn Erskine is the author of six children’s novels including National Book Award winner, Mockingbird, Jane Addams Peace Award honor book Seeing Red, and most recently, The Incredible Magic of Being, and the picture book, Mama Africa: How Miriam Makeba Spread Hope with her Song.  She draws on life stories and world events in her writing and is currently working on several more novels and picture books.

WHAT WRITERHOUSE STUDENTS ARE SAYING ABOUT KATHRYN

“She was organized and knowledgeable.”

“Very well-prepared. Super friendly and helpful. Well informed. Told me lots of things I didn’t know.”

“Relaxed, funny, open.”

“She’s excellent. No suggestions except to keep teaching classes, please!”

“Loved her. Loved hearing her views—her honesty, her experience.”