Ashleigh Young

Ashleigh Young is a writer and literary editor. She was a 2017 recipient of the Windham-Campbell Literature Prize for Non-Fiction, awarded by Yale University in recognition of her essay collection Can You Tolerate This?. The collection also won the Royal Society Te Apārangi Award for General Non-Fiction at the 2017 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards. Her first book was the poetry collection Magnificent Moon.