Courses by Instructor



Kate Darnton




Kate is an American writer and book editor. Before moving to Amsterdam, Kate lived for five years in New Delhi, an experience that informed her novel, Chloe in India, published by Penguin Random House in 2016. Kate worked in New York as a Senior Editor for PublicAffairs, an independent publishing house where she acquired and edited books on contemporary history, journalism, politics, and biography. Kate writes the occasional Op-Ed piece for the Boston Globe and the International New York Times as well as hotel reviews for and art history essays for academic journals. She is a graduate of Harvard University and the University of Amsterdam, where she recently completed a Research Masters’ degree in Arts of the Netherlands. She lives in Oud Zuid with her husband, three daughters, and beloved black Labrador, Hiska.

What Kate's students say


IWC small logo

The International Writers’ Collective

We offer workshops, retreats and a vibrant international community for fiction writers and poets

Join our mailing list

Sign up for a monthly dose of writing advice, special offers and info on upcoming events

Subscribe to our newsletter


Sarah Carriger, Director
Tel: +31 6 45950359

© 2024 International Writers Collective. All rights reserved.          Privacy ¦ Terms ¦ Complaints

Subscribe to our monthly update

You’ll receive special discounts and invitations, plus writing tips, publishing opportunities and more.

You have Successfully Subscribed!