Amiri Baraka

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African-American writer

Why Is Amiri Baraka Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Amiri Baraka , previously 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 several universities, including the University at Buffalo and Stony Brook University. He received the PEN/Beyond Margins Award in 2008 for Tales of the Out and the Gone.

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What Are Amiri Baraka's Academic Contributions?

Amiri Baraka is most known for their academic work in the field of literature. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of and communications.

Amiri Baraka has made the following academic contributions:

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