Raki Kopernik

Art Form(s)

Literary Arts



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I am interested in collaborative work.


Raki is a queer, Jewish writer. She is the author of The Things You Left (Unsolicited Press 2020), a 2021 Minnesota Book Award finalist, The Memory House (The Muriel Press 2019), a 2020 Minnesota Book Award finalist, and The Other Body chapbook (Dancing Girl Press 2017). Her work has been published in New Flash Fiction Review, Blue Lyra Review, El Balazo, Duende, and others. She has also been nominated and shortlisted for several other awards, including the Red Hen Press Nonfiction Award, the Thirty West Chapbook Contest, the Black River Chapbook Contest, the Glimmer Train Short Story Award, the Pushcart Prize for Fiction, and the Pen Faulkner Award in Fiction. She is a fiction editor at MAYDAY and lives in Minneapolis.

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