Kwame Dawes is a poet born in Ghana in 1962.
Dawes was raised in Jamaica. He now lives in Nebraska where he is the editor of Prairie Schooner.
His poetry books include: Wisteria: Poems From the Swamp Country (2006), Impossible Flying (2006), Back of Mount Peace (2009), Hope’s Hospice (2009), Wheels (2011), Duppy Conqueror: New and Selected Poems (2013), and City of Bones: A Testament (2017).
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- Poets, Academy of American. "Poems by Kwame Dawes". poets.org. Retrieved 2020-11-14.
- Foundation, Poetry (2020-11-13). "Kwame Dawes". Poetry Foundation. Retrieved 2020-11-14.
- Poets, Academy of American. "About Kwame Dawes | Academy of American Poets". poets.org. Retrieved 2020-11-14.
- "Guernica Interviews Kwame Dawes". Pulitzer Center. 2011-12-15. Archived from the original on 2020-11-15. Retrieved 2020-11-14.