About Amiri Baraka

Amiri Baraka
Amiri Baraka, formerly known as LeRoi Jones and Imamu Amear Baraka, was an American writer of poetry, drama, fiction, essays and music criticism. He was the author of numerous books of poetry and taught at a number of universities, including the State University of New York at Buffalo and the State University of New York at Stony Brook. He received... Wikipedia
October 7, 1934, Newark, New Jersey, United States
January 9, 2014, Newark, New Jersey, U.S.

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