In Memoriam: J. California Cooper

[by Meredith Wiggins] African American author and playwright J. California Cooper passed away on Saturday, September 20, 2014, in her home of Seattle, Washington.  She was 82 years old. “I was telling stories before I could write,” Cooper once said.  “I like to tell stories, and I like to talk to things.  If you’ve read fairy tales, you know that everything can talk, from trees […]