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Kwei Quartey

Kwei Quartey

Kwei Quartey was born in Ghana and raised by an African American mother and a Ghanaian father, both of whom were university lecturers. He lives in Pasadena, California where he runs a wound care clinic and is the lead physician at an urgent care center. His most recent book: "The Missing American" (2029). He is the author of other novels, "Wife of the Gods" (2010) and "Children of the Street" (2011), with "Murder at Cape Three Points" (2015). His website is www.kweiquartey.com.

Articles by this author

 

Ebola's Racial Disparity

The most effective treatment for Ebola might be having white skin.

Kwei Quartey ·


What West Africa Can Teach the US About Ebola

Nigeria and Senegal have declared victory on Ebola even as healthcare workers in Texas contract it.

Kwei Quartey ·


Ebola and Moral Panic

America's frenzied, xenophobic response to its first confirmed Ebola case calls back the moral panic of the AIDS epidemic.

Kwei Quartey ·


Economics by Other Means: War, Poverty, and Conflict Minerals in Africa

With support from Moscow, Washington, and the former imperial capitals no longer assured, armed groups in Africa now compete for riches in diamond mines, gold pits, oil wells, and rare earth deposits.

Kwei Quartey ·

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