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Heartbreaking: Poet Kofi Awoonor murdered in Nairobi Mall Attack

Read the Story by Kwame Dawes. One of Kofi Awoonor’s last poems: Across a New Dawn

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Chinua Achebe has Joined the Ancestors

Until Chinua Achebe’s death, the renowned author of Things Fall Apart was the David and Marianna Fisher University Professor and Professor of Africana Studies at Brown. The University described him as “known the world over for having played a seminal role … Continue reading

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