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Yaw Benjamin Agawu-Kakraba

Yaw Benjamin Agawu-Kakraba, Spanish language educator. Member Modern Language Association, Phi Kappa Phi.


  • Agawu-Kakraba, Yaw Benjamin was born on July 31, 1960 in Accra, Ghana. Son of Manase and Agnes (Quansah) Agawu.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with honors, University Ghana, 1984. Master of Arts, University Alberta, 1988. Master of Arts, Cornell University, 1992.

      Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1993.


    • Lecturer Spanish Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1992-1993. Assistant professor Spanish Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan, since 1993.


    • Author: Demythification in the Fiction of Miguel Delibes, 1996. Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Member Modern Language Association, Phi Kappa Phi.



    Wine making, carpentry, gardening, tennis, soccer.


    • Married Anne Elise burgevin, June 29, 1991. Children: Sena Afi, Delali Aku.
    • father: Manase Agawu
    • mother: Agnes (Quansah) Agawu
    • spouse: Anne Elise burgevin
    • children: Sena Afi Agawu-Kakraba
    • Delali Aku Agawu-Kakraba
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    Born July 31, 1960
    (age 57)
    • 1984
      University Ghana
    • 1988
      University Alberta
    • 1992
      Cornell University
    • 1993
      Cornell University
    • 1992 - 1993
      Lecturer, Spanish Cornell University
      Ithaca, New York, United States
    • 1993
      assistant, professor Spanish Grand Valley State University
      Allendale, Missouri, United States