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Affrilachian Poets

Works by Shauna M. Morgan


A poet and scholar, SHAUNA M. MORGAN, PH.D. is the author of Fear of Dogs & Other Animals and she teaches literature of the African Diaspora at Howard University in Washington, D.C. Her current research focuses on representations of Black womanhood and Neo-anticolonialism in 21st century literature. Her poems have appeared in ProudFlesh: New Afrikan Journal of Culture, Politics & Consciousness, Anthology of Appalachian Writers Volume VI, Interviewing the Caribbean, and elsewhere. Her critical work can be found in the Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, Journal of Postcolonial Writing, and South Atlantic Review.


Spriggs, Bianca Lynne, and Jeremy Paden, editors. “Biographies.” Black Bone: 25 Years of the Affrilachian Poets, University Press of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 2017, pp. 151–156.