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Kofi Awoonor


Kofi Awoonor, born on March 13, 1935, was a Ghanian poet, novelist, and political activist. He is the author of Until the Morning After: Collected Poems 1963–1985 (Greenfield Review Press, 1987), The House by the Sea (Greenfield Review Press, 1978), and Ride Me, Memory (Greenfield Review Press, 1973), among others. He died on September 21, 2013.