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Authors Listing

Name: Kwoya Fagin Maples
Address: 3522 Altabrook Drive
City, State Zip: Vestavia, AL 35243
Telephone: (205) 886-0779
Hometown: Charleston, SC


  • Poetry

Publications and Awards

Mend, Forthcoming, University Press of Kentucky
Something of Yours, 2010, Finishing Line Press

Blueberry Poem, Voices of Resistance Sister City Anthology, Green Bucket Press, 2017
In the Under, Cave Canem Anthology, XIII Willow Press, 2015
Electronic Corpse: Poems from a Digital Salon, edited by Ayodele Heath, 2014

What Yields, Blackbird Poetry Review, Fall 2017
Blueberry Poem, Berkeley Poetry Review, Spring 2017
For Dorothy Lorena Davis,” Birmingham Arts Journal, Spring 2017
Wet-Nurse Milk Song, and Teeth, Obsidian: Literature & Arts in the African Diaspora

Literary Awards:
Finalist, AWP Prize for Poetry, June 2017 (MEND)
Finalist, Gwendolyn Brooks Centennial Poetry Prize,
What Yields Finalist, Robert Dana Anhinga Poetry Prize, Anhinga Press December 2016 (MEND)

More Information

Gives readings: Yes
Travels to readings: Yes
Conducts workshops: Yes
Available for interviews: Yes

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