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The Kwame Dawes Notebook

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A 5.4″ x 7.5″, 48-page custom notebook featuring the visage of Kwame Dawes printed on a Kraft Paper cover.

Price: $12.00

Description

In celebration of our 20th year in publishing, Akashic Books is offering custom notebooks honoring many of the authors who have helped to make our imprint a success. Each notebook is 5.4″ x 7.5″, printed on a Kraft Paper cover with 48 college ruled interior pages. Featured authors are: Colin Channer, T Cooper, Ricardo Cortés, Kwame Dawes, Nelson George, Kaylie Jones, Adam Mansbach, Bernice L. McFadden, Tim McLoughlin, Joe Meno, Arthur Nersesian, Elizabeth Nunez, and Nina Revoyr.


Book Details

  • IBSN: Dawes Notebook

Author

KWAME DAWES is the author of twenty-one books of poetry and numerous other books of fiction, criticism, and essays. In 2016, his book Speak from Here to There, a cowritten collection of verse with Australian poet John Kinsella, was released along with When the Rewards Can Be So Great: Essays on Writing and the Writing Life, which Dawes edited. His most recent collection, City of Bones: A Testament, was published in 2017. His awards include the Forward Poetry Prize, the Hollis Summers Poetry Prize, the Musgrave Silver Medal, several Pushcart Prizes, the Barnes & Nobles Writers for Writers Award, and an Emmy Award. He is Glenna Luschei Editor of Prairie Schooner and is Chancellor Professor of English at the University of Nebraska. Dawes serves as the associate poetry editor for Peepal Tree Press and is director of the African Poetry Book Fund. He is series editor of the African Poetry Book Series—the latest of which is New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set: Sita—and artistic director of the Calabash International Literary Festival. In 2018, he was elected a chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. Bivouac is his latest work published by Akashic.

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