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Transbluesency: The Selected Poetry of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones

Transbluesency: The Selected Poetry of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones

by Amiri Baraka, Imamu Amiri Baraka

Publisher: Marsilio Publishers
ISBN: 9781568860145
Pages: 296
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 8 Mb
Date posting: 2020-10-24
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The first collection of selected poetry from perhaps the preeminent African American literary figure of our time. Baraka almost single-handedly changed both the nature and the form of post-World War II African-American literature, and this volume is an important contribution to Modernist literature. Poet, dramatist, essayist, fiction writer and political activist, Amiri Baraka is considered by many to be the most influential and preeminent African-American literary figures of our time. Transbluesency reveals a writer shaping a body of poetry that is as well a body of knowledge--a passionate reflection upon the cultural, political, and aesthetic questions of his ...