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Kofi Antwi is an African American writer, English professor, and graduate of the Writers Foundry MFA Creative Writing program. He was born in Brooklyn and raised in Staten Island by parents of Ghanaian descent. Kofi’s writing has been published by Agbowo, No, Dear, Stone Canoe, Ninalem, and Rigorous.

Kattywompus Press published Kofi’s debut poetry chapbook Tidal Wave. Currently, Kofi serves as an Assistant Editor at Black Arts Movement Reader.