Amelia Dirks graduated from Virginia Tech in May 2017, where she studied Creative Writing, Literature, and History. While at university, she volunteered as a English as a Second Language tutor at a local high school, served as prose editor for the campus’ literature and arts magazine, and worked at the university’s writing center on improving composition with American and international students alike. When not writing or thinking about writing, she does technical work for theater and has worked on shows such as Les Miserables and Little Shop of Horrors. Amelia is excited to learn from her Greek students, and share her passion for the arts.
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, Blacksburg, VA
Creative Writing (English)