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Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014


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Leroi Jones: The Moderns

Identifier: MS7

This collection reflects LeRoi Jones's early interest in publishing new American writing. Throughout his career he has been a literary as well as a political activist, writing inno­vative and controversial plays, poetry and essays. He has also been the influential editor of numerous journals and anthologies which published new, young writers.

Dates: 1959-1964