Anne Elicaño-Shields

Anne Elicaño-Shields is a Filipino writer based in London. She has written a YA Speculative Fiction manuscript and is working on a short story collection. Anne’s stories have found their way to multiple platforms. Her retelling of The Aeneid as a feminist space opera was recorded for The Classical Association podcast. She also did a public reading at the 2022 London Literature Festival at the Southbank Centre. Her awards include: 2023 Future Worlds Prize for Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers – Finalist; 2022 FAB (Faber and Faber) Prize – Highly Commended, 2022 Creative Future Writers’ Award, and the 2021 London Writers Awards- Literary Fiction.

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