Jan. 9, 2014: Amiri Baraka Passed Away


Photo Baraka and Larry Neal, 1967.

In memory, poet and activist Amiri Baraka (October 7, 1934-January 9, 2014).

Read about his role as an activist and see photos, for example with the Gary Convention and the Black Arts Movement, on the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library website.

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