Kwame Opoku-Duku

Poet, Fiction Writer

New York, NY 10031

Author's Bio

Kwame Opoku-Duku is a Ghanaian-American poet and fiction writer. His work is featured or forthcoming in The Virginia Quarterly Review, The Kenyon Review, BOMB, The Literary Review, Bettering American Poetry, The Massachusetts Review, and other journals. Kwame lives in New York City, where he is a teaching artist, and along with the poet Karisma Price, he is a founding member of the Unbnd Collective. His debut chapbook, The Unbnd Verses, was selected for the 2018-2019 Glass Poetry Press chapbook series and released in November, 2018.

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 09, 2019