A multi-genre writer and educator raised in Nyack, NY, Juliana Roth’s screenwriting was selected for the Atlanta Film Festival, the Socially Relevant Film Festival, and ScreenCraft’s Film Fund along with being featured on Girl Gaze and in Cinema Femme. She is the creator of the web series, The University, which follows the bureaucratic failures of a university in the aftermath of a sexual assault on campus.
A recipient of the Quinn Creative Writing Prize from the University of Michigan, Juliana holds an honors degree in English Literature & Languages and environmental studies. She worked in programming and communications for the Ecology Center, the Center for the Education of Women, and the World Animal Awareness Society. Juliana earned her Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Rutgers University - Camden where she organized the Writers House Film Series, served as a reader for StoryQuarterly magazine, and taught creative writing, environmental writing, and composition courses. She was twice nominated for the 2018 Best of the Net Anthology for her fiction and non-fiction. Essays, poetry, and stories by Juliana have appeared or are forthcoming in Entropy, VIDA Review, Irish Pages, The Atticus Review, The Establishment, Yemassee, among other publications.
Curious of the possibilities for telling stories in all forms, Juliana is most passionate about collaborating with other artists and writers. She seeks to build close relationships around storytelling and to achieve a shared creative vision as a team.
Currently, Juliana is a Publishing Fellow with the Los Angeles Review of Books at the University of Southern California.