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    Amiri Baraka wrote prolifically and in many genres. He published plays, poetry, essays, several volumes of musical criticism, short stories and one novel, which was based on Dante’s Divine Comedy.

    Amiri Baraka: A selection of his published works

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    • Poetry Foundation

      Amiri Baraka, here participating in a Newark Museum panel discussion about the social, political and cultural climate of the 1950s, has died at the age of 79.

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      Amiri Baraka: A selection of his published works

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