Katherine Arguile was born in Tokyo and is Anglo-Japanese. In 2008 she emigrated from London to Adelaide where she now lives as a British and Australian citizen. She has published short stories, won first prize in London’s Momaya Press competition, a Varuna Writing Fellowship and completed her first novel, The Things She Owned. A graduate of Cambridge University, she has a creative writing PhD from the University of Adelaide.

Katherine will be appearing at the festival on Saturday Nov 4, at 10:30am, in a session with Rachael Mead titled ‘Death and Trauma’.