Weaver, Afaa Michael

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WEAVER, Afaa Michael

WEAVER, Afaa Michael. Also writes as Michael S. Weaver, Wei Yafeng. American, b. 1951. Genres: Plays/Screenplays, Poetry. Career: Essex County College, Newark, NJ, instructor in English, 1987-88; Seton Hall University, writing specialist at Law School, 1988-90; New York University, adjunct assistant professor, 1988-90; City University of New York, NYC, instructor in English, 1988-90; Rutgers University, Camden Campus, Camden, NJ, associate professor of English, beginning 1990; Simmons College, Alumnae Professor of English, currently. Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Dodge Poet; Pennsylvania Arts Council, member of Literature Panel, 1993-. Publications: POETRY: Water Song, 1985; My Father's Geography, 1992; Stations in a Dream, 1993; Timber and Prayer, 1995; The Ten Digits of God, 2000; Sandy Point, 2000; Multitudes Poems Selected and New, 2000. PLAYS: Rosa, 1993; Elvira and the Lost Prince (play), 1993. Address: Dept of English, Simmons College, 300 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115-5898, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]