Amiri Baraka , formerly known as LeRoi Jones and Imamu Amear Baraka, was an African-American writer of poetry, drama, fiction, essays and music criticism. He was the author of numerous books of poetry and taught at a number of universities, including the State University of New York at Buffalo and the State University of New York at Stony Brook. Wikipedia*
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Amiri Baraka has six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 Rally. The year with the most videos was 2008 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1999 with an average of 809 views per program. Most appearances with Herb Boyd (2), Cora Daniels (2), Quincy Troupe (2). Most common tag: African Americans.