Poet, playwright, Amiri Baraka at UVA

amiribarakaThe Office of African-American Affairs at the University of Virginia hosts Amiri Baraka, poet, playwright, and activist, for a reading and discussion of his work.

Born in 1934, in Newark, New Jersey, Baraka is the author of over 40 books of essays, poems, drama, and music history and criticism.

He has recited poetry and lectured on cultural and political issues extensively in the USA, the Caribbean, Africa, and Europe.

January 27 from 7pm to 9pm at the Culbreth Theater. Directions. Info: 434-243-2080

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