2017/2018 Residencies – Will Alexander

William Alexander, Sci-Fi/Fantasy Writer       Learn more: www.willalex.net

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William Alexander, author Spring 2018
Middle school, all ages Writing, teaching writing, sci-fi and fantasy
  • teacher workshop
  • writing workshop
Yes

William Alexander is not only a best-selling, award-winning author of fantasy and science fiction for kids. He is also an extraordinary, engaging instructor with a background in theatre and folklore. This makes him the perfect person to inspire writing and reading in our students and staff. Email us to sign up your school! Learn about our public events, including workshops for teachers and youth as well as public readings and events, here as they are added. 

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About William Alexander:

William Alexander is a National Book Award-winning, New York Times best-selling author of fantasy and science fiction for kids. Additional honors include an Eleanor Cameron Award, an Earphones Award, a Junior Library Guild Selection, a finalist for the International Latino Book Award, two Minnesota Book Award finalists and two CBC Best Children’s Book of the Year Awards.

Will is a second generation Cuban-American immigrant to the United States. He studied theater and folklore at Oberlin College, English at the University of Vermont and creative writing at Clarion. He teaches at the Vermont College of Fine Arts program in Writing for Children and Young Adults.