Join Emmy as she talks to Bianca Pérez, SG Huerta, and Isra Cheema as they reflect on their experience at AWP in Philly. Learn about the panels, off-site readings, and lessons they’ll apply to their own classrooms and writing.
Derrick Roberts is a fiction writer from Atlanta, Georgia. He earned his B.A. in English from Georgia State University and is pursuing his MFA at Texas State University. His fiction aims to reflect diversity among societies and cultures and highlight individuality and freethinking. He has published short stories in The Rabbit is In and thought pieces in An Injustice! When not writing, Derrick enjoys cooking, wine tasting, and dancing when no one is looking.