Ama Codjoe

Ama Codjoe is the author of Bluest Nude and Blood of the Air, winner of the Drinking Gourd Chapbook Poetry Prize. She has received fellowships from Cave Canem Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and many others. She is a contributing editor at The Yale Review.
Illustrated portrait of Elif Batuman and Ama Codjoe

A Failed Book Club

How does one decide when to give up and stop reading?
Elif Batuman
Ama Codjoe
June 14, 2021
Image of COVID-19 virus. Graphic by Bianca Ibarlucea.

After the Apocalypse

Ama Codjoe
June 4, 2020