Afua Cooper
Jamaica

 
 

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Biography

Afua Cooper was born in Jamaica.She is currently obtaining her Ph.D. in Canadian History at the University of Toronto.Cooper uses musical vibes of black diaspora .She has had many of her poems included in tapes, CDís, and in numerous anthologies.†† She was the first runner up for the Casa de las Americas prize in 1992.Cooper now has lived in Toronto since 1980.
 

Works

  • The Red Caterpillar on College Street
  • Breaking Chains
  • Memories Have Tongues

 

 


Links

Biography of Afua Cooper

http://www.g7.utoronto.ca/canpoetry/cooper/index.htm

http://www.scream.interlog.com/96/cooper.html

 


 


Send questions or comments about the Web site to Dr. Seodial Deena
East Carolina University, Department of English, Multicultural Literature Program.