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Amiri Baraka, Poet and Playwright, Dies at 79

11 Jan
Amiri Baraka, a poet and playwright of pulsating rage, whose long illumination of the black experience in America was called incandescent in some quarters and incendiary in others, died on Thursday in Newark. He was 79. – See more at: http://aareports.com/2014/01/amiri-baraka-poet-and-playwright-dies.html