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General Information:
Full Name: Amiri Baraka
Biography:
(1934-2014) Poet, playwright. Amiri Baraka was born in and died in Newark, New Jersey. He was also known as Everett Leroy Jones, LeRoi Jones, and Imamu Ameer Baraka.
Author's Timeline:
1934 (Unknown) County
Everett Leroy Jones was born in Newark, New Jersey, on October 7, 1934. During the 1960s he adopted the name Amiri Baraka. 
2014 (Unknown) County
Amiri Baraka died at Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, New Jersey, on January 9, 2014. 
1964 (Unknown) County
The Dead Lecturer
(Pub: New York: Grove Press ISBN: )
Poetry. 
1995 (Unknown) County
Transbluesency: The Selected Poetry Of Amiri Baraka / LeRoi Jones, 1961-1995
(Pub: Marsilio Publishers ISBN: 1568860145 / 978-1568860145)
Collection of poetry. 
1967 (Unknown) County
Dutchman
(Pub: Faber and Faber ISBN: 0571083536 / 978-0571083534)
Play. 
1963 (Unknown) County
Blues People: Negro Music In White America
(Pub: William Morrow and Company ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1961 (Unknown) County
Preface To A Twenty Volume Suicide Note
(Pub: Totem Press/Corinth Books ISBN: 0870910485 / 978-0870910487)
Collection of poetry. 
1964 (Unknown) County
The Slave
Play. 
1966 (Unknown) County
A Black Mass
(Pub: Performed at Proctor's Theatre in Newark, New Jersey ISBN: )
Play. 
1979 Suffolk County
Mr. Baraka began teaching at Stony Brook University in 1979. 
2005 (Unknown) County
The Book Of Monk
(Pub: John LeBow ISBN: )
Collection of short fiction. 
1965 (Unknown) County
The System of Dante's Hell
(Pub: Grove Press ISBN: )
Novel. 
1991 (Unknown) County
The LeRoi Jones/Amiri Baraka Reader
(Pub: Thunder's Mouth Press ISBN: )
Collection of works. 
? New York County
Mr. Baraka lived in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York. 
? New York County
Mr. Baraka had taught at Columbia University. 

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