Afaa Michael Weaver

Alumnae Professor of English at Simmons College

Afaa Michael Weaver is Alumnae Professor of English at Simmons College. A poet, playwright, essayist and translator, he is the author of 12 collections of poetry, most recently T<em>he Government of Nature</em>. The recipient of two Pushcart prizes, an appointment as a Fulbright Scholar to Taiwan and fellowships in poetry from the NEA and Pew foundation, his work focuses on family, history, spirituality and cross-cultural communication. As a translator, he works in contemporary Chinese poetry. Contact him at <a href="mailto:" target="_hplink"></a>

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