Brilliant Flame! Amiri Baraka: Poems, Plays, Politics for the People.

Position:Relevant Books - Brief article - Book review
 
FREE EXCERPT

Haki R. Madhubuti, Haki R., Michael Simanga, Sonia Sanchez, Woodie King, eds. Brilliant Flame! Amiri Baraka: Poems, Plays, Politics for the People. Chicago, IL: Third World Press, 2018.

This volume is an intergenerational collection of writing from poets, dramatists, musicians, educators, historians and cultural workers and theorists examining the work and influence of Amiri Baraka, hence, a forum in which to examine his poetic and artistic aesthetics of Baraka that bring to the forefront Baraka's reach as political activist, historian and cultural visionary. The dramatist, novelist and poet, Amiri Baraka is one of the most...

To continue reading

FREE SIGN UP