Jo Scott-Coe Writer in Residence at Poets & Writers

Jo Scott-Coe, author of Teacher at Point Blank, is a Writer in Residence at Poets & Writers for the month of December. In her first piece, “Jo Scott-Coe on Making Room for Voices”, Scott-Coe reflects on the end of Memoir Journal and the creation of workshop spaces for writers who otherwise may not have access to creative communities. She commends “the energy that can emerge from writing that finds its initial home in small gatherings of people,” and reminds readers that “it’s important to acknowledge the different kinds of generosity that make writing communities spark and thrive.”

Read the full article here and check back for three additional essays to be posted by Scott-Coe throughout the month of December.


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