Poets in Pajamas featuring Irene Cooper

Join us for our 122nd Poets in Pajamas reading featuring Irene Cooper.

Irene Cooper’s writings appear The Feminist Wire, phoebe, Utterance, Denver Quarterly, The Manifest-Station, The Rumpus, Witness, and elsewhere. She facilitates creative writing workshops in community, in educational settings, and at a regional prison, and co-edits The Stay Project. Irene is the author of Committal, a speculative spyfy novel about family, the body and the earth from Vegetarian Alcoholic Press, and spare change, a collection of poems from Finishing Line Press. In 2020, she co-edited Placed: An Encyclopedia of Central Oregon, an anthology of regional writings. She lives with her people and a corgi in Bend, Oregon. Dig in at www.irenecooperwrites.com

If you would like to request a copy of the poems to be read for accessibility purposes, please email [email protected].