Amina Baraka

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    January 13, 2014

    Amiri Baraka: The Village Voice Years

    Amiri Baraka, the poet, playwright, and activist, died last week at the age of 79. Befitting a man with such a long, complicated and controversial career, not even his obituaries could agree. The New York Times calls him "polarizing," while the Jerusalem Post opted, among other qualifiers, for "hate ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    May 4, 2004
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    May 29, 2001


    In Search of a Cool-Blue Note