DANNABANG KUWABONG was born in Nanville in the Upper West Region of Ghana. He was educated in Ghana, Scotland, and Canada and teaches Caribbean literature at the University of Puerto Rico, San Juan. He has published three books: Konga and other Dagaaba Folktales, Visions of Venom (poetry), and Echoes from Dusty Rivers (poetry). Kuwabong’s poetry adds a new dimension to the growing body of new voices that is beginning to expand and redefine Canadian literature.
Festivals: 2008 (fall)