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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, Great Weather For Media, Agbowo, No, Dear, NYSAI, Ninalem, and Rigorous.

Kattywompus Press published Kofi’s debut poetry chapbook Tidal Wave. Kofi served as a guest editor of Breadcrumbs Mag, an Assistant Editor at Black Arts Movement Reader, and his poem VINTAGE was nominated for Best Poem on The Web by Rise Up.