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Individual Author Record

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Name:  Cranston S. Knight  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT

Born: in


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Knight teaches history at Malcom X College and lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Professor Knight is a member of the Chicago Council on Foreign Relations, The Association for Asian Studies and the Society of Midland Authors. He has taught at Columbia College and Loyola University in Chicago. He also lectures at various colleges and universities throughout the country. As an Afro-Latino poet, his voice is rich in the Latin-Africano culture and tradition.

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-- International Poets Who`s Who, 1999. Honored Illinois Author, 1998.