Sean Patrick Cooper is a writer living and working in Philadelphia. His writing has appeared in Businessweek, The Brooklyn Rail, The Awl, The Millions, SB Nation Longform, The Rumpus, Pop Matters and other venues.
A 2013 graduate of the NYU Lit Rep journalism program, he's currently at work on Permissions, a multi-genre book based on six months of reporting the murder of a Midwestern farm wife and the twenty years of upheaval it brought to two families divided by the crime. Permissions will be ready for representation in the fall of 2015.
Formerly the Senior Marketing Coordinator for the design studio OLIN, during the day Sean is the Publications Manager for Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.