Olatunde Osinaike is a Nigerian-American poet and software developer originally from the West Side of Chicago. He is the author of the chapbooks Speech Therapy, winner of the 2019 TAR Chapbook Series (forthcoming) and The New Knew (Thirty West Publishing House, 2019). A Best of the Net, Bettering American Poetry, and Pushcart Prize nominee, his most recent work has appeared, or is forthcoming, in Best New Poets 2018, RHINO, Prelude, Cosmonauts Avenue, Winter Tangerine, Palette Poetry, and Columbia Poetry Review, among other publications. He is also currently on poetry staff at The Adroit Journal.
He received his B.S. in Engineering from Vanderbilt University and is an incoming M.S. candidate in Information Systems at Johns Hopkins University, concentrating in Human-Computer Interaction.
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