Construction Literary Magazine

Fall 2019

Gemma Cooper-Novack

Gemma Cooper-Novack is a writer, writing coach, and arts educator who lived in New York, Chicago, and Pokuase, Ghana before moving to Boston. Her poetry has appeared in Lyre Lyre, Spry, Amethyst Arsenic, Belleville Park Pages, PressBoardPress, Rufous City Review, Tampa Review Online, Ballard Street Poetry Journal (Pushcart Prize nomination), The Saint Ann’s Review, and Hanging Loose; her fiction has been published in Elsewhere and Printer’s Devil Review. Gemma’s plays have been produced in Chicago and New York, and she enjoys walking on stilts in her spare time.