MayaSloan

Freelance Book Writer & Creative Writer

1703
Location:Brooklyn, New York, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/mayasloan
5
Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$60
Rate/Hr
EDUCATION

- MFA in Creative Writing, Boston University
- MFA in Fiction Writing, University of Arkansas
- BFA in Theatre Studies (Playwriting Concentration), Magna *** Laude, Boston University

PUBLISHED BOOKS

- High Before Homeroom, Simon & Schuster (novel)
- Redefining Diva, with Sheryl Lee Ralph, Simon & Schuster (ghostwriting)
- The Waymor, with Will Smith I and Tony Smith, A Nu Direction Publishing (ghostwriting)

TEACHING
- Pepperdine University, California
- Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, LA - Philadelphia University, Pennsylvania
- Temple University, Pennsylvania
- Lincoln University, Pennsylvania
- Boston University, Massachusetts
- University of Arkansas, Arkansas
- Berkeley College, Manhattan/New Jersey
- Gotham Writers Workshop, Manhattan

PUBLISHED STORIES AND ESSAYS
- Boulevard Magazine
- Passages North Literary
- Quarterly West
- This Land Press
- Driftwood Literary Journal
- Brown Bunny Magazine (Italy)
- Vagabond (Bulgaria)

SCREENPLAY
-High Before Homeroom, Feature Film Adaptation

AWARDS AND HONORS
- Boston University’s Inaugural Saul Bellow Prize
- St. Boltoph Foundation Emerging Artists Grant
- Walton Foundation Creative Writing Fellowship
- Lilly Peter Fiction Prize
- Kostova Foundation Fellowship
- Robin Hardy Fiction Prize
- Boston University Scholar Fellowship
- Vermont Studio Center Residency
- Byrdcliffe Artist Colony Residency
- Wesleyan Writers Conference Scholarship
Skills (2) Rating
Book Writing
Creative Writing