Writer Julia Elliott has been named the Shared Worlds 2016 Amazon Writer-in-Residence. Elliott will teach at the Shared Worlds Writers Workshop, a SF and fantasy writing camp for teens to be held July 17-30, 2016 at Wofford College in Spartanburg SC.
This is the ninth year of Shared Worlds. Sixty teenagers are chosen each year to participate and receive mentoring from established SF/F writers. Amazon Grant funds awarded Shared Worlds $18,000 for writer-in-residence and student scholarships this year. For more information, visit the Shared Worlds website.