Melanie Raabe

Talk topic: We need to forget about creative genius. Here's why.

Melanie Raabe is a German bestselling author and podcaster. She failed as an actress, as a dancer and as a poet before she set out to write her first book. It took her almost ten years to get her debut published, but when she did, it became an instant bestseller. Nowadays her novels are published in 22 countries. Melanie is fascinated with creativity, authenticity and the opportunities that arise from vulnerability and failure.