Omékongo Dibinga

Omékongo Dibinga

Omékongo Dibinga, author of G.R.O.W. Towards Your Greatness! 10 Steps to Living Your Best Life, is a Les Brown Platinum motivational speaker, trilingual poet, CNN contributor, and positive rapper. His Urban Music Award winning work has best been described by Nikki Giovanni as “outstanding, exciting, and new while being very old.” His book, From the Limbs of My Poetree, was described by Essence Magazine as “a remarkable and insightful collection of exquisite poetry that touches sacred places within your spirit.” Omékongo has studied at Harvard, MIT, Princeton, Georgetown, Morehouse, and The Fletcher School, where he received his M.A. in Law & Diplomacy. He is currently a PhD student in International Education Policy at The University of Maryland. For more information, visit www.omekongo.com and www.growtowardyourgreatness.com.

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October 26, 2010

Part of our 'Future Weapons' Roundtable discussion