Awo Sarpong

University of Cape Coast, Ghana

Awo Sarpong (PhD) is a lecturer in the Department of Basic Education at the University of Cape Coast (UCC), Ghana. She has authored several articles in different journals and books including ‘Freaks in Procession? Fancy Dress Masquerade as a Haven for Negotiating Eccentricity during Childhood. A study of child masqueraders in Cape Coast’ in Misfit Children: An Enquiry into Childhood Belongings and ‘“Bo Me Truo”: A Female-Centred Sun Fire Nudity Dance Ritual of Fertility of the Sehwi People of Ghana’ in the journal Chronica Mundi.

Books published with us

Title New Perspectives on African Childhood [Hardback]
Subtitle Constructions, Histories, Representations and Understandings
Edition 1st
ISBN 978-1-62273-534-1
Published in March 2019