Brenda Cooper

Norwescon Schedule


Genetic Manipulation and Made-to Order Species: Biotech in SF
10:00am – 11:00am @ Cascade 10
Brenda Cooper (M), Nancy Kress, K. C. Alexander, Fonda Lee

Futurism 101
11:00am – 12:00pm @ Cascade 9
Peter N. Glaskowsky (M), Brenda Cooper, PJ Manney

Speculative Poetry
2:00pm – 3:00pm @ Cascade 12
Brenda Cooper, Cat Rambo, Alexandra Renwick, Evan J. Peterson

3:00pm – 3:30pm @ Cascade 4



Making Your Speculative Fiction World Real: Writing Workshop
12:00pm – 1:30pm @ Cascade 13
Brenda Cooper (M)

Autograph Session 1

2:00pm – 3:00pm @ Grand 2
Chris Pramas, Galen Dara, Ken Liu, Matthew Wedel, Nicole Lindroos, Alexander James Adams, Brenda Cooper, Cat Rambo, Donna Barr, Echo Chernik, Ethan Siegel, Evan J. Peterson, Greg Bear, Jennifer Brozek, Jeremy Zimmerman, John (J.A.) Pitts, Julie McGalliard, Kay Kenyon, Kent Hamilton , Laura Anne Gilman, Lisa Mantchev, Django Wexler, PJ Manney, Spencer Ellsworth, Dr. Vicki Wedel, Lish McBride, Kurt Cagle

The Nature of AI
4:00pm – 5:00pm @ Evergreen 3 & 4
Shweta Adhyam (M), Kurt Cagle, Brenda Cooper, Django Wexler

Science Fiction Worldbuilding
5:00pm – 6:00pm @ Cascade 9
Greg Bear (M), Brenda Cooper, Nancy Kress, Patrick Swenson



Wings of Creation is now out in mass market paperback.

It’s on and Barnes and Noble.


The  silver ship series is now available in audiobook format from 



The Creative Fire can now be pre-ordered at and at Barnes and Noble.

Wings of Creation can now be pre-ordered in Mass Market paperback edition.

Westward Weird is now available — my first published ghost story

One of my favorite shorts, “My Grandfather’s River,” has been included in this beautiful new anthology named RIVER, edited by Alma Alexander and now available via Dark Quest Books.

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