Piper Writers Studio Instructor 2021
About Corinna Cook
Corinna Cook (she/her) is the author of LEAVETAKINGS, a lyric essay collection (University of Alaska Press 2020). She is a former Fulbright Fellow, an Alaska Literary Award recipient, a Rasmuson Foundation awardee, and her PhD is in English and Creative Writing from the University of Missouri. Corinna’s essays appear in Flyway, Alaska Quarterly Review, Alaska Magazine, and elsewhere; her journalism appears in Yukon North of Ordinary; and her critical articles appear in Assay and New Writing. Corinna’s current book project looks at Alaska-Yukon artwork, goes out on the land, and searches for ways to live with colonial history.