Cathy Camper

Cathy Camper is the author of several books, including Bugs Before Time, Ten Ways to Hear Snow (2020), Lowriders in Space, Lowriders to the Center of the Earth, and Lowriders Blast from the Past. She also writes zines, and is a founding member of the Portland Women of Color zine collective. A graduate of VONA/Voices writing workshops for people of color, Cathy also lived in Minneapolis, MN, for many years, where she was on the board of the Arab literary magazine Mizna. She currently works as a librarian in Portland, Oregon, as an outreach librarian, serving schools and kids grades K-12.