IWP Ida Beam Scholar Kwame Dawes Reading

Oct 11 2013 - 4:00pm
Dey House, 507 N Clinton St. (across from the IWP)

The IWP is proud to presnt their Ida Beam Distinguished Professor Kwame Dawes at a reading at the Iowa Writers' Workshop.

Ghanaian-born Jamaican poet Kwame Dawes is the award-winning author of sixteen books of poetry (most recently, Wheels, 2011) and numerous books of fiction, non-fiction, criticism and drama. He is the Glenna Luschei Editor of Prairie Schooner, and a Chancellor’s Professor of English at the University of Nebraska.   Kwame Dawes also teaches in the Pacific MFA Writing program.  Dawes’ book, Duppy Conqueror: New and Selected Poems will be published by Copper Canyon in 2013.

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