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Abayomi Animashaun

Abayomi Animashaun is a Nigerian émigré whose poems have appeared in such journals as 5A.M., African American Review, Southern Indiana Review, Diode, The Adirondack Review, The Drunken Boat, and The Cortland Review. He is the author of The Giving of Pears, winner of the 2008 Hudson Prize, and Sailing for Ithaca. He teaches at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and lives in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

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