SOUNDS OF SIRENS by Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe Jr.
Essays in African Politics & Culture

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Winner of the 1999 Best Essay Award by the Nassau Review for his controversial essay ?When Human Dignity is Besieged: An Afrocentric Critique of the Diary of Anne Frank,? Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., was born and raised in Ghana. He is also an award-winning poet who has published seven volumes of poetry. A graduate with master?s and doctor of philosophy degrees from Temple University, Philadelphia, Okoampa-Ahoofe teaches English and Journalism at Nassau Community College of the State University of New York, Garden City. He has also taught Global African History at Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, New York, and at Indiana State University, Terre Haute. As a pet avocation Okoampa-Ahoofe writes weekly political and cultural columns, as well as occasional book reviews, for The New York Beacon.

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Published August 4, 2004 by iUniverse. 153 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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