Rebecca Cook

Creative Nonfiction Writer, Fiction Writer, Poet

Chattanooga, TN
Tennessee US

Author's Bio

Rebecca Cook’s novel, Click, was published in 2014 by New Rivers Press. She has published two books of poems, I Will Not Give Over, (Aldrich Press, 2013) and The Terrible Baby (Dancing Girl Press, 2006).
She writes poetry, short stories, novels, and essays in just about any form—-lyric essays, cross-genre experimental work, memoir, and many in-between hard-to-define forms.
Her work has been published in journals such as The Georgia Review, The New England Review, The Massachusetts Review, The Antioch Review, The Nervous Breakdown, The Rumpus, Atticus Journal, Northwest Review, Plume, theNewerYork, and many other places in print and around the web.
She has taught creative writing for over twelve years and loves to work with students, whether privately or in workshops. If you would like to work with her privately, or have her come and teach a class, give a reading, or host a workshop, you can reach her here:

Publications & Prizes

Creative Nonfiction

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Sliver of Stone


CLICK (New Rivers Press, 2014)
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Exquisite Corpse
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Quarter After Eight


I Will Not Give Over (Aldrich Press, 2013)
The Terrible Baby (Dancing Girl Press, 2006)
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Apalachee Review
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Powhatan Review
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Stone Highway Review
Prizes won: 

2009 Bread Loaf Margaret Bridgam Fiction Scholar

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
The Bible by Who Knows?, Bluets by Maggie Nelson

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Fort Oglethorpe
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Wood Station/Ringgold, GA
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Last update: May 13, 2016