Judith Ortiz Cofer

Judith Ortiz Cofer Judith Ortiz Cofer (February 24, 1952 – December 30, 2016) was a Puerto Rican American author. Her critically acclaimed and award-winning work spans a range of literary genres including poetry, short stories, autobiography, essays, and young-adult fiction. Ortiz Cofer was the Emeritus Regents' and Franklin Professor of English and Creative Writing at the University of Georgia, where she taught undergraduate and graduate creative writing workshops for 26 years. In 2010, Ortiz Cofer was inducted into the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame, and in 2013, she won the University's 2014 Southeastern Conference Faculty Achievement Award.

Ortiz Cofer hailed from a family of story tellers and drew heavily from her personal experiences as a Puerto Rican American woman. In her work, Ortiz Cofer brings a poetic perspective to the intersection of memory and imagination. Writing in diverse genres, she investigated women issues, Latino culture, and the American South. Ortiz Cofer's work weaves together private life and public space through intimate portrayals of family relationships and rich descriptions of place. Her manuscripts and papers are currently housed at the University of Georgia's Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Provided by Wikipedia
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 1995
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 1990
Subjects: '; ...Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952- Childhood and youth....
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 1995
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 2003
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 1998
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 2012
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 1998
...Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952- Year of our revolution....
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 2004
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 1995
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 2009
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 1997
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 2011
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 2012
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 2006
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 1995
...Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952- Reaching for the mainland & selected new poems....
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 1995
...Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952- Terms of survival....
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by Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-
Published 1998
...Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952- Year of our revolution....
(CARLI) (Other Sources: (UIUdb)6910301)
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