Kwame Opoku-Duku

Poet, Fiction Writer

New York, NY 10031

Author's Bio

Kwame Opoku-Duku is a Ghanaian-American poet and fiction writer. He is the author of The Unbnd Verses (Glass Poetry Press), and his work is featured in The Virginia Quarterly Review, The Kenyon Review, BOMB, Apogee, The Literary Review, Bettering American Poetry, and other publications. Kwame lives in New York City, where he is an educator, and along with Karisma Price, he is a founding member of the Unbnd Collective. Kwame is an associate poetry editor for BOAAT Journal, and he curates the reading series Dear Ocean.

Literary agent: 
The Shipman Agency

Publications & Prizes

Poetry

Anthology:
Bettering American Poetry (Bettering Books, 2018)
Chapbook:
The Unbnd Verses (Glass Poetry Press, 2018)
Journals:
BOAAT Journal
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Cosmonauts Avenue
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FLAPPERHOUSE
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Hobart
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Perigee

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
African American
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Baton Rouge, LA
Louisiana
Raised in: 
MA
Massachusetts
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Last update: May 15, 2020