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Brenda Cooper

Brenda Cooper is a science fiction writer, a futurist, and a technology professional. She has published fiction in Analog, Oceans of the Mind, Nature, and in multiple anthologies. She is the author of the Endeavor award winner for 2008: THE SILVER SHIP AND THE SEA, and of multiple other books.  Her most recent novel is THE CREATIVE FIRE, part of a duology that will be completed with the release of THE DIAMOND DEEP in October of 2013 from Pyr. 

Brenda is avidly interested in saving the world, since it seems like a generally good idea.  She blogs about this at www.backingintoeden.com, and can occasionally be found giving talks on the topic. Her website is at www.brenda-cooper.com and she can be followed on Twitter @brendacooper and FaceBook at BrendaJCooper.


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Blog
Backing into Eden

Story in Current Futures: A Sci-Fi Ocean Anthology

Brief recent publication update

Orycon Schedule – Orycon 40!

Fire and Water…Musings on Climate and Governance

Reading Recommendation: Overstory, by Richard Powers


Books
The Diamond Deep by Brenda Cooper (2013)

Articles
"Extract from Brenda Cooper’s EDGE OF DARK"   fantasyhotlist.blogspot.com  (Mar 5, 2015)

"Stop. Talk. Think."   brenda-cooper.com  (Aug 3, 2014)

"On Fire and Climate Change"   brenda-cooper.com  (Jun 24, 2014)

"Soil as an Organism"   brenda-cooper.com  (Apr 14, 2014)

"The Element of Air"   Backing into Eden  (Mar 25, 2014)

"Google Glass: Three Month Review"   brenda-cooper.com  (Mar 23, 2014)

"A Fundamental Challenge"   Backing into Eden  (Mar 10, 2014)

"Three Strikes and We’re Out (of the open Internet)"   brenda-cooper.com  (Jan 27, 2014)

"Google Glass: 10 Days In (Glass and the Barcodes)"   brenda-cooper.com  (Jan 1, 2014)

"#8 On GMO Plants"   brenda-cooper.com  (Dec 22, 2013)

"Transgenic Animals and the Future"   Brenda Cooper  (Oct 23, 2013)

"GMO Ethics"   Backing into Eden Chapter 15: GMO Ethics  (Oct 11, 2013)

"Human Use of Animals – Lists"   brenda-cooper.com  (Oct 2, 2013)

"On GMO Plants"   brenda-cooper.com  (Sep 20, 2013)

"Microclimate creation and management"   Backing into Eden  (Aug 30, 2013)

"The Elephant Angels"   Backing into Eden  (Jul 5, 2013)

"Backing into Eden: Chapters 6, 7, and 8"   Brenda Cooper  (Jun 28, 2013)

"Crux, by Ramez Naam Reviewed by Brenda Cooper"   Ethical Technology  (Jun 23, 2013)

"The Infinite Resource: The Power of Ideas on a Finite Planet, by Ramez Naam"   Brenda Cooper  (Jun 20, 2013)

"Backing into Eden: Chapters 3, 4, and 5"   Brenda Cooper  (Jun 19, 2013)

Past Appearances
Naam, Cooper, Chu @ WorldFuture 2014: What If (Orlando, Florida - Jul 11, 2014)