Daily Archives: March 22, 2020

The Musical Legacy of Amiri Baraka

“January 2017 marked the third anniversary of the death of poet, activist, playwright and music historian Amiri Baraka, formerly known as LeRoi Jones. For nearly five decades, Baraka stood as a critical figure in black art and literature, helping to … Continue reading

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