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Highlighting Black Intellectuals and Artists Around the World: Kwame Anthony Appiah
Join us in celebrating amazing Black intellectuals and artists around the world! Today we are celebrating Kwame Anthony Appiah, a British-Ghanaian researcher known for his work in Philosophy, Critical Theory, and Africana Studies!
Kwame Akroma-Ampim Kusi Anthony Appiah is a British-Ghanaian philosopher, cultural theorist, and novelist whose interests include political and moral theory, the philosophy of language and mind, and African intellectual history.
In addition to the 35-odd academic books he has authored, co-authored, or edited, Appiah is the author or co-author of hundreds of journals, magazines, newspaper articles, and book chapters aimed at both the academic world and popular audiences. Today, he is a professor of philosophy and law at New York University. Appiah is married to New Yorker editorial director Henry Finder.