Kate Manning

Kate Manning is the author of the critically acclaimed novel Whitegirl. A former documentary television producer and winner of two Emmy Awards, she has written for the New York Times, Glamour, and More magazine, among other publications. She has taught writing in the English Department at Bard High School Early College and lives with her family in New York City.

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My Notorious Life

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My Life in 8 Words

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Try to use good words, like 'slubberdegullion' whenever possible.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Kindness, curiosity, spark.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Just. Really. Fierce.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Right here with you.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Mealy worms in the flour. Again.

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