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The Leroi Jones/Amiri Baraka Reader

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Publisher Comments:

Amiri Baraka - dramatist, poet, essayist, orator, and fiction writer - is one of the preeminent African-American literary figures of our time. The Leroi Jones/Amiri Baraka Reader provides the most comprehensive selection of Baraka's work to date, spanning almost 40 years of a brilliant, prolific, and controversial career, in which he has produced more than 12 books of poetry, 26 plays, eight collections of essays and speeches, and two books of fiction. This updated edition contains over 50 pages of previously unpublished work, as well as a chronology and full bibliography.

Synopsis:

The most comprehensive collection to date of Baraka's work, spanning almost 40 years of a brilliant career, in which he has produced more than 12 books of poetry, 26 plays, eight collections of essays and speeches, and two books of fiction.

About the Author

Amiri Baraka is a critic, poet, playwright, and activist. He lives in Newark, NJ. William J. Harris is associate professor of English at SUNY-Stony Brook.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781560252382
Editor:
Harris, William J.
Author:
Harris, William J.
Author:
Baraka, Amiri
Author:
Baraka, Imamu Amiri
Publisher:
Basic Books (AZ)
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Collected works (single author, multi-form)
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Reprinted from
Series Volume:
99-305
Publication Date:
19991131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
624
Dimensions:
7.31 x 5 in 20.5 oz

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"Synopsis" by , The most comprehensive collection to date of Baraka's work, spanning almost 40 years of a brilliant career, in which he has produced more than 12 books of poetry, 26 plays, eight collections of essays and speeches, and two books of fiction.
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