Sharon Syriac is
currently a Communications lecturer at the University
of Trinidad and Tobago and a Cultural
Studies postgraduate student at the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago. She has twice
won scriptwriting awards from the Trinidad and Tobago Film Company for The Madonna Murti (2008)
and From Adam’s Rib (2011).
In the 1980’s, Sharon attended Holy Faith Convent, Couva, where She excelled at English Language and English Literature. After completing a Bachelor of Arts degree in English, then a Master of Arts in Literatures in English and another Master in Fine Arts in Creative Writing (Fiction) all at the University of the West Indies, She discovered that her interest in writing led her almost naturally towards scriptwriting. Sharon's education taught her how to channel her passion. This led her to ‘how’ to create.