Individual Author Record
Name: Sandra Jackson-OpokuPen Name: None Genre: Fiction Poetry Audience: Adult; Born: 1953 in Chicago, Illinois
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Illinois ConnectionJackson-Opoku was born and raised in Chicago. She attended Columbia College in Chicago for three years, majoring in Journalism.
Biographical and Professional InformationSandra Jackson-Opoku is an award-winning poet, fiction writer, screenwriter, and journalist who writes frequently on culture and travel in the African diaspora.
Awards'The River Where Blood is Born ' Black Caucus Award for Best Fiction, American Library Association, 1998
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Selected Titles At Your Library
Hot Johnny (and the women who loved him) /
ISBN: 0345435087. OCLC Number: 48843033 One World,. .
The river where blood is born /
ISBN: 034542476X. OCLC Number: 39852954 Ballantine,. . A delicate tapestry unfolds within these pages, a story stitched together with the threads of Ananse, the spider of African myth, and the wisdom of the ancestors.