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Foreign Policy In Focus columnist, author
Foreign Policy In Focus columnist Kwei Quartey M.D. is a crime novelist and physician who grew up in Ghana. He is now based in Los Angeles. His fourth novel, Gold of the Fathers, will be published in February 2016. He is working on his fifth, Death by His Grace. Follow him at @Kwei_Quartey.