NPCDC Welcomes Poet Afaa Weaver

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Afaa Michael Weaver (Michael S. Weaver) has been a Pew fellow, a Fulbright scholar in Taiwan, and been awarded an NEA fellow in poetry. He has had plays produced professionally and worked as an editor and free lance journalist. His short fiction is included in the anthology Children of the Night. His prizes include two Pushcart prizes, the 2013 Paterson Award for Sustained Literary Achievment, the PDI Award in playwriting from ETA Theatre in Chicago, the May Sarton Award, and a gold friendship medal from the Chinese Writers Association in Beijing…