Margaret Busby

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Publisher, writer and author

Why Is Margaret Busby Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Margaret Yvonne Busby, , Hon. FRSL , also titled Nana Akua Ackon, is a Ghanaian-born publisher, editor, writer and broadcaster, resident in the UK. She was Britain's youngest and first black female book publisher when in the 1960s she co-founded with Clive Allison the London-based publishing house Allison and Busby . She edited the anthology Daughters of Africa , and its 2019 follow-up New Daughters of Africa. She is a recipient of the Benson Medal from the Royal Society of Literature. In 2020 she was voted one of the "100 Great Black Britons".

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What Are Margaret Busby's Academic Contributions?

Margaret Busby is most known for their academic work in the field of literature. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of and communications.

Margaret Busby has made the following academic contributions:

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