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Amiri Baraka papers, 1945-2015

Series II: Writings, 1958-2009

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Subseries 1: Non-Fiction, 1966-2009

This series contains the manuscript drafts and publication materials relating to Amiri Baraka's published and unpublished body of non-fiction essays, memoirs, and books. Highlights include the holographs, typescripts, and proofs of various editions, and relevant correspondence, notes, and contracts ofThe Autobiography of LeRoi Jones,Home: Social Essays, The Creation of the New Ark, Digging,The Essence of Reparations, Eulogies,andThe Music.In addition, this series contains the drafts, submissions, notes, and correspondence relating to Baraka's anthology efforts, including the seminalBlack Fire, Black Fire 2,andConfirmation, and the mixed media poetry and political newsletterRAZOR.This series contains a large group of material, including drafts, notes, interview transcripts, and research materials, relating to the unpublished Max Roach autobiography. Also included are the drafts, notes, and research materials of Baraka's essays and books about Jesse Jackson and John Coltrane. Finally, Drafts of interviews with Baraka and Baraka's own published liner notes can also be found in the series. This series is organized largely alphabetically by title, and chronologically by date, while larger caches of material have been given their own folders.


General, 1966-2007


Alphabetical By Title, 1966-2007



Box 12 Folder 1 A, 1985-2001


Box 12 Folder 2-4 B, 1969-2005


Box 12 Folder 5 C, 1970-2006


Box 12 Folder 6 D, 1970-2005


Box 12 Folder 7 E, 1969-1997


Box 12 Folder 8 F, 1984-2006


Box 12 Folder 9 G, 1983-2006


Box 12 Folder 10 H, 1970-2003


Box 12 Folder 11 I, 1976-2002


Box 12 Folder 12 J, 1989-2001


Box 12 Folder 13 K, 1992-2002


Box 12 Folder 14 L, 1982-2004


Box 12 Folder 15 M, 1970-2000



Box 13 Folder 1 N, 1967-2007


Box 13 Folder 2 O, 1981-1999


Box 13 Folder 3-4 P, 1970-2003


Box 13 Folder 5 R, 1981-2005


Box 13 Folder 6-7 S, 1980-2005


Box 13 Folder 8 T, 1976-1998


Box 13 Folder 9 U, 1998-2003


Box 13 Folder 10 V, 1981-2004


Box 13 Folder 11 W, 1966-2006


Box 13 Folder 12 Y, undated


Box 13 Folder 13 Z, undated


Untitled By Date, 1970s-2000s


Box 13 Folder 14 1970s 1972-1979, 1970s, 1972-1979


Box 13 Folder 15 1980s 1982-1988, 1980s, 1982-1988


Box 13 Folder 16 1990s 1990-1999, 1990s, 1990-1999


Box 13 Folder 17 2000s 2002-2006, 2000s, 2002-2006


Box 13 Folder 18 Untitled, undated



Box 14 Folder 1 Untitled, undated



Box 13 Folder 2 "Abbie Hoffman Memorial", 1980


Box 13 Folder 3 Activist and Political, 1979-2003


Box 13 Folder 4 "An Afro-American Family Call for Unity & Struggle,", 1995



Box 28 Folder 1 Afro-America, 'White America' & The Million Man March,", 1997



Box 14 Folder 5 "Agit-Prop Committee", 1976


Box 14 Folder 6 "Aides (sic): Whose Epidemic", undated


Box 14 Folder 7 Albert Ayler, 2002-2003


Box 14 Folder 8 "Anti-Imperialist Cultural Union", 1975-1976


Box 14 Folder 9 "Anti-Semitism: A Personal Understanding", 1990


Box 14 Folder 10 "Art and the Political Crisis, 1989


Box 14 Folder 11 "Amiri Baraka v Rutgers", 1988


Anthologies, 1999


Black Fire , undated


Box 14 Folder 12 "New Introduction", undated


Box 14 Folder 13 Notes, undated


Box 14 Folder 14 Table of Contents, undated


Box 14 Folder 15 Black Fire 2--Book Proposal,, 1999


Confirmation , undated


Box 14 Folder 16 General, undated


Box 14 Folder 17 Correspondence, undated


MS Drafts, undated


Box 14 Folder 18 Corrected, undated


Box 14 Folder 19 Inclusions, undated


Box 14 Folder 20 Notes, undated


Box 14 Folder 21 Introduction, undated


Box 14 Folder 22 Reviews and Listings, undated


Box 14 Folder 23 "Arts Review", undated


Autobiography of LeRoi Jones


Box 14 Folder 24 Correspondence and Notes, 1980


Box 14 Folder 25 Contract--Chicago Review Press, 1989


Drafts, 1984-1997


Box 14 Folder 26-27 Holograph, undated


Box 14 Folder 28 Freundlich Edition, 1984



Box 15 Folder 1-3 First, 1984


Box 15 Folder 4 Photocopy Published Version, 1984


Box 15 Folder 5-8 Second, 1984


Lawrence Hill Edition, 1994-1997


Box 15 Folder 9 Chapter 1, 1994


Box 15 Folder 10-12 Proofs, 1997


Box 15 Folder 13 "Baraka Family Minus One at Dutchman ", undated


Box 15 Folder 14 "The Beginnings: Words as Notes and Beats", 1989


Box 15 Folder 15 Beginning of National Movement--Jihad Production Edition, 1972


Box 15 Folder 16 "The Big Sea", 1985


Box 15 Folder 17 Bios, undated


Box 15 Folder 18 Black Arts Bulletin , undated


Box 15 Folder 19 "The Black Arts Movement", 1994


Box 15 Folder 20 "Black and Latino Unity Statement", 1989


Box 15 Folder 21 "Black Leadership in the 90s and the Politics of Racism", (1990s)


Box 15 Folder 22 "Black Music as a Force for Social Change", undated


Box 15 Folder 23 Black Music Table of Contents


Box 15 Folder 24 Black Radical Bibliography, undated


Box 15 Folder 25 Black Studies and Public Education,1990


Box 15 Folder 26 "The Blues Aesthetic and the Black Aesthetic,", undated


Box 15 Folder 27 Blues People Cover Proofs, undated


Box 15 Folder 28 Bushwacked , 2000


Box 15 Folder 29 "CFUN Newsletter: Words from Imamu", undated


Box 15 Folder 30 Changes in the Black Liberation Movement , 1980-1989


Box 15 Folder 31 "The Changing Line in the Organization", 1974


Box 15 Folder 31 The Creation of the New Ark , 1970-1971


Box 15 Folder 32 MS Draft with Hand Corrections, 1970-1971



Box 16 Folder 1-2 MS Draft with Hand Corrections, 1970-1971



Box 48 Folder 1 Proofs, undated



Box 16 Folder 3 "Cultural Revolution and the Literary Canon", (1990s)


Box 16 Folder 4 Daggers & Javelins --Introduction,, 1983


Box 16 Folder 5 "Death to Apartheid!", (1990s)


Box 16 Folder 6 "Democracy, Self-Determination, Elections and the Black Radical Congress",, 1990s


Digging , 1986-2009


Box 16 Folder 7 Correspondence, 1999-2008


Drafts, 1986-2009


Box 16 Folder 8-11 Complete, 2009


Box 16 Folder 12-14 Individual Essays, 1986-2001


Box 16 Folder 15 Research Material, 1999-2001


Box 16 Folder 16 "Duncan Spoke of Dance", 1998-1999


Box 16 Folder 17 "The Education Crisis", 1973


Box 16 Folder 18 Essence of Reparation , 2001-2003


Box 16 Folder 19 Essence of Reparations and Somebody Blew Up America Proofs, 2003


Eulogies , 1980-1997


Box 16 Folder 20 Essay MSS, 1980-1997


Box 16 Folder 21 General, 1980-1997



Box 17 Folder 1 Anna Lois Jones, 1987


Box 17 Folder 2 James Baldwin, 1987


Box 17 Folder 3 Sheila Bittle, 1984


Box 17 Folder 4 Expansion of the Reader , 1991-2000


Box 17 Folder 5 Five Slave Narratives Notes, undated


Box 17 Folder 6 "Fuck Reagan", undated


Box 17 Folder 7 Ginsberg Tribute, 1997


Box 17 Folder 8 "Greenwich Village and African-American Music", 1987


Box 17 Folder 9 "Griot/Djali", 1996


Box 17 Folder 10 "Henry Dumas: Afro-Surreal Expressionist", 1988


Box 17 Folder 11 "High Art", undated


Box 17 Folder 12 History of CAP , 1971-1976


Home: Social Essays , 1997


Ecco Press Edition, 1997


Box 17 Folder 13 Contract and Intro, 1997


Box 17 Folder 14 Cover, 1997


Box 17 Folder 15 "Preface", 1997


Box 17 Folder 16 Houston Baker--with Correspondence, 1997


Box 17 Folder 17 Holy Terror Introduction, 1995


Interviews, 1983-2007


Box 17 Folder 18-19 General, 1983-2004


Box 17 Folder 20 "AB with Allen Ginsberg,", 1990


Box 17 Folder 21 "Artist and Influence Series", 1984


Box 17 Folder 22 Chops Jones, undated


Box 17 Folder 23 Chris Funkhouser, 2000


Box 17 Folder 24 Grachan Moncur, undated


Box 17 Folder 25 Hamiet Bluiett, 1995


Box 17 Folder 26 In Motion Transcripts, 1982


Box 17 Folder 27 Mark Hillringhouse, 1991


Box 17 Folder 28 Melhem, D.H., 1990


Box 17 Folder 29 "Miles Interview", undated


Box 17 Folder 31 New Jersey Historical Society, 2007


Box 17 Folder 32 "Jackie McClean", 2006


Box 17 Folder 33 "Jazz and the White Critic, 30 Years Later"--Holograph, undated


Jesse Jackson, 1984-1998


Box 17 Folder 34 Correspondence, 1984-1990


Box 17 Folder 35-38 DNC Material, 1984-1988



Box 18 Folder 2-4 Jackson Campaign Material, 1984-1989


"Jesse 88" (Essay), 1988


Box 18 Folder 5 Drafts, 1988


Box 18 Folder 6 Playboy Proofs, 1988


Jesse Jackson and Black People--Drafts, 1988-1998


Box 18 Folder 7 General, 1988-1998


Box 18 Folder 8 Third World Press Edits, 1998


Box 18 Folder 9 Typescript, undated


Box 18 Folder 10 Notes, 1984-1988


Box 18 Folder 11 Notebooks, 1984-1988


Box 18 Folder 12-14 Printed Matter, 1984-1989


John Coltrane, 2001-2003


Box 18 Folder 15 Cassette, undated


Essays, 2003


Box 18 Folder 16 General, undated


Box 18 Folder 17 "John Coltrane: Where Does Art Come From?", undated


Box 18 Folder 18 "Late Trane", 2001-2003


Box 18 Folder 19-20 Research Material, 1969-1997


Box 18 Folder 21 Kimako Baraka Funeral, 1984



Box 19 Folder 1 "Lanie Poo", undated


Box 19 Folder 2 Larry Neal, 1984


Box 19 Folder 3 Last Poets on a Mission--Foreword, 1996


Liner Notes, 1996-2004


Box 19 Folder 4 Albert Ayler, 2004


Box 19 Folder 5 Andrew Cyrille Trio, 1996


Box 19 Folder 6 Doctor E. Pelikan Chalto, 1997


Box 19 Folder 7 Hugh Ragin, 1999


Box 19 Folder 8 Ravi Coltrane, 1998


Box 19 Folder 9 Malcolm X, 1988-2001


Box 19 Folder 10 Malcolm X Writer's Workshop, undated


Box 19 Folder 11 "Manning Marable,", undated


Max Roach Book, 1983-1997


Box 19 Folder 12-15 MS, 1983-1997


Box 19 Folder 16-17 Notes, 1988-1995


Box 19 Folder 18-19 Notebooks, 1995


Box 19 Folder 20 Research Material, undated


Box 19 Folder 21 "May Day Insert", undated


Box 19 Folder 22 Miles Davis, 1985-1997


Box 19 Folder 23 "Miles Interview" Notebook, 1984


Box 19 Folder 24 "Monk and Train", 2005


The Music , 1986


Box 19 Folder 25 Copyeditor's Questions, 1986


Box 19 Folder 26 Correspondence, 1986


Box 19 Folder 27-29 Drafts, 1986


Box 19 Folder 30 Uncorrected Proofs, undated



Box 20 Folder 1 Music Reviews, 1998-2000


Box 20 Folder 2 National Black Arts Festival, 1994-1996


Box 20 Folder 3 NEA Theatre Residency Program Application, 1997


Box 20 Folder 4 "The Negro", undated


Box 20 Folder 5 "Negrossity", undated


Box 20 Folder 6 The New Ark's A Moverin: Sequences of Live Music , undated


Box 20 Folder 7 "Newark Influence on American Music", 1999-2004


Box 20 Folder 8 "Newark, My Newark", 1998


Box 20 Folder 9 "New York Art Quintet", 1999-2000


Box 20 Folder 10 "Nina Returns", 1986


Box 20 Folder 11 "Northern Iowa Slave Story and Poetry", 1994


Notes, 1978-1998


Box 20 Folder 12 General, undated


Box 20 Folder 13 "The Big Sea", undated


Box 20 Folder 14 "Black Bolshevik", 1978


Box 20 Folder 15 "Black Boy", undated


Box 20 Folder 16 "Cultural Revolution", undated


Box 20 Folder 17 "Haiti", undated


Box 20 Folder 18 History of Capitalism, undated


Box 20 Folder 19 "The Oral Tradition", undated


Box 20 Folder 20 "Petals of Blood", undated


Box 20 Folder 21 Ras Baraka, 1998


Box 20 Folder 22 "Sidney B's", undated


Box 20 Folder 23 "On Accepting Feroni Prize,", 1994


Box 20 Folder 24 "On Patriotism", (1980s)


Box 20 Folder 25 "An Organization of Young Men,"1961


Box 20 Folder 26 "An Open Letter to the Black Nation", 1991


Box 20 Folder 27 "Petty Bourgeois Totalitarianism and the Newark School Board Elections",, undated


Box 20 Folder 28 "PFLAG It's Called", (2000s)


Box 20 Folder 29 "Poetry Journal Collective Project", undated


Box 20 Folder 30 "The Poetry of Urgent Necessity", 1986


Box 20 Folder 31 "The Position of the Congress of African People", 1974


Box 20 Folder 32 Presentation for Percy Sulton, (1980s)


Box 20 Folder 33 "Proposed 'Arts Journal & Review'", undated


Radio Transcripts, 1976-1987


Box 20 Folder 34 "Peter Kemper/Wolfgang Mohrhenn", undated


Box 20 Folder 35-36 WNJR, 1976-1987


Box 20 Folder 37 "A Raisin in the Sun 's Enduring Passion"--Photocopy,, undated


RAZOR, 1994-2004


Box 20 Folder 38 Correspondence, 2000-2003


Box 20 Folder 39-42 Drafts, 1994-2004


Box 20 Folder 43 Organizational Material, 2004


Box 20 Folder 44 Pamphlets, 2004


Box 20 Folder 45 RAZOR History--Holograph, undated


Box 20 Folder 46 "Recent Black Literature: The Political Dimensions", (1980s)


Box 20 Folder 47 "Reorganization of National Black Assembly", (1990s)


Box 20 Folder 48 Response to Nat Hentoff, 1983-1984


Box 20 Folder 49 The Retrograde Trend", undated


Reviews, 1999-2000


Box 20 Folder 50 The Great Whirl of Exile , 1999


Box 20 Folder 51 Slo Dance , 2000


Box 20 Folder 52 "Revolutionary Art", 1994


Box 20 Folder 53 "Revolutionary Democratic Art from the Cultural Commonwealth of Afro America" from Souls Grown Deep, 2000


Box 20 Folder 54 "Revolutionaries Oppose Terrorism", undated


Box 20 Folder 55 "Rhythm", undated


Box 20 Folder 56 "Rosa Parks", undated


Box 20 Folder 57 Sam Cornish Blurb, undated


Box 20 Folder 58 Sarah Vaughn Tribute, 1998-1999


Box 20 Folder 59 "Second Answer to Houston CAP", 1975


Box 20 Folder 60 "Self Determination is the First Step in the Struggle for Democracy and Socialism",, 1997



Box 21 Folder 1 "Singers and the Music", 1998


Box 21 Folder 2 "Social Change and Poetic Tradition", 1997


Box 21 Folder 3 Some Newark Secrets: One-Eyed Jacks, Brothers, and Others", 2000


Speeches, Lectures, and Talks, 1979-2005


Box 21 Folder 5 General, 1979-2000


Box 21 Folder 6 "Address to Asian American Student Organization, Northwestern University,", 2005


Box 21 Folder 7 "League of Revolutionary Struggle (M-L),", 1980


Box 21 Folder 8 "National Black United Front", 1980


Box 21 Folder 9 "Revolutionary Art", 1994


Box 21 Folder 10 "The State of Black America", 2000


Box 21 Folder 11 Statement from an African American Artist to the US Supreme Court",, 1989


Box 21 Folder 12 "Stop Killer Cops,", 1992


Box 21 Folder 13 "Strategy and Tactics of a Pan-African Nationalist Party"--Jihad Pamphlet,, 1971


Box 21 Folder 14 SUNY Grant Proposal, 1987


Box 21 Folder 15 "Tom Feelings: A People's Artist", (1970s)



Box 147 "Unity and Struggle": History of the Revolutionary Communist League (M-L-M)--Galleys, 1980



Box 22 Folder 1-2 Venezuela, 2004-2007


Box 22 Folder 3 "Vincent Has Booked,", 2003


Box 22 Folder 4 "Vincent the Hip", 2004


Box 22 Folder 5 What Is to Be Done Here. The US, the end of the 20th c. by us?",, undated


Box 22 Folder 6 "What Role for the Black Liberation Movement", undated


Box 22 Folder 7 "What's New?: Charlie Braxton,", 1988


Box 22 Folder 8 "When Miles Split!", 1991


Box 22 Folder 9 Whitney Houston Profile--Playboy, 1986


Box 22 Folder 10 "Why Our Grieving is Celebration", 2003


Box 22 Folder 11 "Wilbur Morris Tribute Celebration", 2002


Box 22 Folder 12 "Zora", 1999


Subseries 2: Poetry, 1966-2007

This series contains holograph, typescript, and computer print drafts of Baraka's published and unpublished poetry and poetry collections, including individual poems from and full drafts of the volumesFunk Lore, Hard Facts, The Selected Poetry of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones, Transbluesency,andWise, Why's, Y's,as well as a published copy of the Jihad Press edition ofBlack Artfrom 1966. Also contained herein is much of Baraka's later, largely unpublished mixed-media poetry. The bulk of the individual poems in this series are grouped alphabetically by title and, additionally, chronologically, while materials relating to poetry collections or with multiple drafts and other attendant materials have been arranged individually.


Box 22 Folder 13 5 Bop Trees, 1980s



Box 23 Folder 1 5 Bop Trees, undated


Box 23 Folder 2 Allah Mean Everything, undated


Alphabetical By Title, 1968-2007


Box 23 Folder 3-4 A, 1973-2002


Box 23 Folder 5-6 B, 1970-2002


Box 23 Folder 7-8 C, 1979-2002


Box 23 Folder 9 D, 1975-2002


Box 23 Folder 10 E, 1980-2004


Box 23 Folder 11 F, 1977-2004


Box 23 Folder 12 G, 1989-1998


Box 23 Folder 13 H, 1967-2004


Box 23 Folder 14 I, 1968-2004


Box 23 Folder 15 J, 1978-2003


Box 23 Folder 16 K, 1985-1995


Box 23 Folder 17 L, 1975-2003


Box 23 Folder 18-19 M, 1971-2007



Box 24 Folder 1 N, 1982-2003


Box 24 Folder 2 O, 1986-1998


Box 24 Folder 3-4 P, 1970-2003


Box 24 Folder 5 Q, undated


Box 24 Folder 6 R, 1977-2004


Box 24 Folder 7-8 S, 1969-2004


Box 24 Folder 9 T, 1982-2003


Box 24 Folder 10 U, 1968-2000s


Box 24 Folder 11 V, (1988)


Box 24 Folder 12-13 W, 1978-2003


Box 24 Folder 14 X, 1991


Box 24 Folder 15 Y, 1970-2002


Box 24 Folder 16 Z, 1998


Box 24 Folder 17-19 Untitled, undated


Box 24 Folder 20 Anthology Proofs, undated



Box 22 Folder 14 "Ba-ra-ka,", undated



Box 24 Folder 21 Black Art--Jihad Version, 1966



Box 22 Folder 15 Black Magic--Proofs, 1969


Box 22 Folder 16 "Black People Meet Puppet Man", 1969


Box 22 Folder 17 "Blood Rites,", 1970s


Box 22 Folder 18 Book of Monk , 2000


Box 22 Folder 19 Booklet, Untitled, 1997-2000


By Date, (1960s)-2007


Box 22 Folder 20 "60s, 70s,", 1965-1979


Box 22 Folder 21 "70s and 80s", 1970-1989


Box 22 Folder 22 1970s 1970-1979, 1970s, 1970-1979


Box 22 Folder 23 1980s 1980-1989, 1980s, 1980-1989


Box 22 Folder 24 1990s 1990-1999, 1990s, 1990-1999


Box 22 Folder 25 2000s 2000-2007, 2000s, 2000-2007


Box 22 Folder 26 Callallo--Selections--Proofs, 2002


Box 22 Folder 27 "Caution, A Disco Near You Wails Death Funk,", undated


Box 22 Folder 28 "Chant"/"Black Power Chant,", undated


Box 22 Folder 29 "Corduroy Wings", 2003


Box 22 Folder 30 "Dialectics", undated


Box 22 Folder 31 "Digging Poetry", undated


Box 22 Folder 32 "Duke Book", undated


Box 22 Folder 33 For Bob Thompson, undated


Funk Lore , 1989-1999


Box 22 Folder 34-35 Drafts, 1989-1999


Box 22 Folder 36 Proofs, 1996



Box 25 Folder 1 "Griot", 1980


Hard Facts , 1975


Box 25 Folder 2 Congress of Afrikan People Edition, 1975


Box 25 Folder 3 Photocopies, undated


Box 25 Folder 4-5 "Holographs", 1987-1994


"In the Tradition, 1980-1983


Box 25 Folder 6 Drafts and Performance Notes, 1980


Box 25 Folder 7 Orders, 1982-1983



Box 22 Folder 37 "It's Nation Time" Recording Notes, undated



Box 28 Folder 2 Journal Galleys, undated



Box 25 Folder 8 "Jungle Jim Flunks His Screen Test", undated



Box 22 Folder 38 "Junkies Are Full of (SHHH…), 1969-1975



Box 25 Folder 9 "Low Coup Matrix,", 1998


Box 25 Folder 10 Malcolm X, undated


Box 25 Folder 11 Mixed Media, 1996-2004



Box 147 Mixed Media, undated



Box 25 Folder 12 Notebooks, undated


Box 25 Folder 13 "Our Flesh of Flames" Callaloo, 2002


Box 25 Folder 14 Photocopies with Performance Notes, undated


Box 25 Folder 15 "Phrenology,", 2001


Box 25 Folder 16 "A Poem of Destiny", 1989-1990


Box 25 Folder 17 Poetry for the Advanced , undated



Box 22 Folder 39 Preface to a Twenty Volume Suicide Note Photocopies, undated



Box 25 Folder 18 Printed Materials, 1970-2003



Box 22 Folder 40 "Rockgroup", undated


Box 22 Folder 41 "Spacepoem for Four Jones", undated



Box 25 Folder 19-21 Selected Poetry of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones , 1979


Box 25 Folder 22 "To Raise the Roof", with David Murray and Steve McCall, 1983


Transbluesency , 1995-1996


Box 25 Folder 23 Introduction and Correspondence, 1996


Box 25 Folder 24 Press Release, 1995


Box 25 Folder 25 Translations of AB, undated


Box 25 Folder 26 "Un Poco Low Coup,", 1999-2000


Box 25 Folder 27 "Weimar II", undated


Wise, Why's, Y's , 1985-1997


Box 25 Folder 28 "MS Draft and Photocopies,", undated


Box 25 Folder 29-32 Proofs, 1997



Box 22 Folder 42 Early Drafts, 1985


Box 22 Folder 43-45 Drafts, 1986


Box 22 Folder 46 Proofs, with Hand Corrections, 1994



Box 25 Folder 33 "When We'll Worship Jesus", undated


Subseries 3: Plays and Performances, 1966-2009

Covering materials from Baraka's career as a playwright, this series includes the drafts, correspondence, compositional and staging notes, photos, and published material relating to both scripts and productions of individual plays. Of particular note, in terms of scope, are folders with items relating to Baraka's playsDutchman, The Life and Life of Bumpy Johnson, Portrait of the Lion, Primitive World, Song,andMoney,as well as a 1979 production ofWhat was the Relationship of the Lone Ranger to the Means of Production?The items in this series are arranged alphabetically by title.



Box 26 Folder 1-2 General, 1970-2000s


Box 26 Folder 3 Amiri Baraka: Poetry of the 50s-60s & 70s , undated


Box 26 Folder 4 "Archie, Philly Joe, AB", 1984


Box 26 Folder 5 Arm Yrslf or Harm Yrself , 1967


Box 26 Folder 6 The Bike Project , 1996


Box 26 Folder 7 "Billy Harper Project--Some Ideas,", 2006


Box 26 Folder 8 The Birthday , 1973


Box 26 Folder 9 Black Mass , undated


Box 26 Folder 10 Black People Meet Puppet Man , undated


Box 26 Folder 11 A Black Quartet: Four New Black Plays , undated


Box 26 Folder 12 Black Theatre USA Table of Contents,, undated


Box 26 Folder 13 Blue Ark , 2007


Box 26 Folder 14 Blue Ladies of the Music , 1998


Box 26 Folder 15 Board of Education: A Skit for Youth , 1967-1968


Box 26 Folder 16 Boy and Tarzan Appear in a Clearing , 1980



Box 49 Folder 1 Candace Awards Script , 1991



Box 26 Folder 17 Car Nazi , undated


Box 26 Folder 18 Columbia the Gem of the Ocean, (1970s)


Box 26 Folder 19-20 Dr. King and the Mountain , 1997



Box 16 Folder 22 Dr. King and the Mountain , 1997



Box 26 Folder 21 DuBois--Untitled, undated


Dutchman , 1964-2007


Drafts, 1964


Box 26 Folder 22 Adaptation with Duma Ndlovu, undated


Box 26 Folder 23 Typescript, 1964


Box 26 Folder 24 Performance Photographs, 2007


Box 26 Folder 25 Poder Negro--Brazilian Performance,, 1968


Box 26 Folder 26 Epistrophe , undated


Box 26 Folder 27 Fire! , undated


Box 26 Folder 28 Force! , undated


Box 26 Folder 29 General Hag's Skeezag , undated


Box 26 Folder 30 Home on the Range , undated


Box 26 Folder 31 Images of Struggle and Revolution , undated


Box 26 Folder 32 Incredible Rocky or Black Power , undated


Box 26 Folder 33 Jack Pot Melting: A Commercial , undated


Box 26 Folder 34 Knee Cult Surveillance , undated


Box 26 Folder 35 Langston Hughes 90th Birthday Celebration Script, 1992


The Life and Life of Bumpy Johnson , 1972-1993


Box 26 Folder 36 Budget, undated


Box 26 Folder 37 Correspondence, 1990-1993


Box 26 Folder 38-39 Drafts, 1987


Notebooks, 1991


Box 26 Folder 40 One and Two, 1991


Box 26 Folder 41 Three and Four, 1991


Box 26 Folder 42 Five, 1991


Box 26 Folder 43 Photos, undated


Box 26 Folder 44 Printed Material, 1972-1991


Box 26 Folder 45 Clippings and Reviews, 1972-1991


Box 26 Folder 46 Performance Material, 1991


Box 26 Folder 47 Lyrics and Music, undated


Box 26 Folder 48 Madheart: A Morality Play , undated


Box 26 Folder 49 Marvin X, undated


Box 26 Folder 50 Meeting Lillie , 1988-2003


Money , 1982



Box 27 Folder 1 Correspondence, 1982


Box 27 Folder 2 Drafts, undated


Box 27 Folder 3 Photos, 1982


Box 27 Folder 4 Printed Material, 1982


Box 27 Folder 5 Score, 1982


Box 27 Folder 6 The Most Dangerous Man in America , 1991


Box 27 Folder 7 The Motion of History , 1977


Nat Turner , 2004


Box 27 Folder 8 Drafts, 2004


Box 27 Folder 9 Stage Blocking, undated


Box 27 Folder 10 New Arkestra , 1998


Box 27 Folder 11 The New Voice , undated


Box 27 Folder 12 Othello, Jr. , undated


Box 27 Folder 13 Performance Notes


Portrait of the Lion , 1998


Box 27 Folder 14 Drafts, undated


Box 27 Folder 15 Performance Notes, undated


Box 27 Folder 16 Printed Material, 1998


Box 27 Folder 17 Score, undated


Primitive World , 1983-1997


Box 27 Folder 18 Budget, undated


Box 27 Folder 19 Contract, 1983-1984


Drafts, undated


Box 27 Folder 20 Proofs, undated


Box 27 Folder 21 Typescript, undated


Box 27 Folder 22 Press Release, 1983


Box 27 Folder 23 Printed Material, 1997


Box 27 Folder 24 The Prophet , undated


Box 27 Folder 25 Itineraries, 1988-2009


Box 27 Folder 26 Real Song , 1996


Box 27 Folder 27 A Recent Killing , 1987


Box 27 Folder 28 Red, Black, and Green, (1970s)


Box 27 Folder 29 Remembering We Selves , 1997


Box 27 Folder 30 Ritual Massacre , undated


Box 27 Folder 31 Round About Midnight , 1987


Box 27 Folder 32-33 S-1 , 1976


Box 27 Folder 34 A Skit For Young Boys , undated


Box 27 Folder 35 The Sidnee Poet Heroical , 1969


Box 27 Folder 36-37 The Sisyphus Syndrome , 1992-2004


Box 27 Folder 38 Slaughter in Harlem , 2001


Box 27 Folder 39 The Slave--French Translation by Pierre Saintons,, undated


Box 27 Folder 40 Slave Ship--Drafts and Printed Material,, 1966-1980


Song , 1980-1983


Box 27 Folder 41 Budget, Contract, Correspondence, and Press Release, 1980-1983


Box 27 Folder 42 Drafts, 1983


Box 27 Folder 43 Photos, 1983


Box 27 Folder 44 Printed Material, 1983


Box 27 Folder 45 The Toilet--Japanese Production,, undated


Box 27 Folder 46 Vomit and the Jungle Bunnies , undated


Box 27 Folder 47 Waiting for Death to Die , 1988


Box 27 Folder 48 "We Said No" , undated


Box 27 Folder 49 What was the Relationship of the Lone Ranger to the Means of Production?--Correspondence, Notes, Photos, 1979



Box 28 Folder 3 Workers of the World Unite , undated


Subseries 4: Screenplays, 1983-1996

This series is comprised of the manuscripts, correspondence, and press material of screenplays written by Baraka or with which he was associated as a co-writer, actor, or interviewee, includingW.E.B. DuBois: A Biography in Four Voices, The Life Sign,andMiles!.The materials are arranged alphabetically by title.


Box 28 Folder 4 Bulworth , 1996


Box 28 Folder 5 In Motion: Amiri Baraka--Press Release,, 1983


Box 28 Folder 6 The Life Sign , undated


Box 28 Folder 7 Miles! , undated


Box 28 Folder 8-9 WEB DuBois Film Project , 1985-1992


Subseries 5: Fiction, 1973-2003

This series contains holograph and typescript drafts, as well as proofs and galleys, of Baraka's published and unpublished fiction. Along with drafts of many individual short stories, there are also contained herein full drafts of story collections and novels6 Persons, The Fiction of LeRoi Jones/Amiri Baraka, The New World,andTales of the Out and Gone.The material in this series is arranged alphabetically by title.


Box 28 Folder 10 General, (1999)


Box 28 Folder 11-13 6 Persons--Typescript, 1973-1974


Box 28 Folder 14 "999 With String", undated


Box 28 Folder 15 "The Election Machine Warehouse", undated


Box 28 Folder 16-17 The Fiction of LeRoi Jones/Amiri Baraka , 2000


Box 28 Folder 18 "The Great Music Robbery", undated


Box 28 Folder 19 "Honky's Return", undated


Box 28 Folder 20 "Honky Tonk Bud", undated


Box 28 Folder 21 "A Letter", undated


Box 28 Folder 22 "Negroduction", undated


Box 28 Folder 23 The New World , undated


Box 28 Folder 24 "Politics at the End of the 20th Century,", undated


Box 28 Folder 25 "Post and Pre Mortem Dialog", 2003


Box 28 Folder 26 "Ray Robinson,", undated


Box 28 Folder 27 "Some Missing Bulworth Scrolls", undated


Box 28 Folder 28 Tales of the Out and Gone--Introduction, undated


Box 28 Folder 29 "You", undated


Subseries 6: Editorship, 1958-2007

Baraka's work as an editor of various literary, arts, and political journals and little magazines is the focus of this series. Included are the typescripts and galleys of individual issues, correspondence and internal editorial matter, drafts of individual submissions and published items, artwork, and published material forYugen, Cricket, The Black Nation, Rising Tide,and, most comprehensively, the political newsletter and newspaperUnity & Struggle.The material is arranged alphabetically by journal or magazine title.


The Black Nation , 1981-1986


Box 28 Folder 30 "Introduction to Black Nation 2", 1982


Box 28 Folder 31 Issue 3 Typescript, 1981


Box 28 Folder 32 Issue Galleys, 1986


Box 28 Folder 33 "Issue on Music" Typescript, 1985


Box 28 Folder 34 Submissions, 1983-1986


Box 28 Folder 35 Cricket--Submissions, 1972


Box 28 Folder 36 Rising Tide No. 1, 1989


Unity & Struggle , 1975-2007



Box 21 Folder 16-17 Correspondence, 1975-2006


Article Drafts, 1989-2007


Box 21 Folder 18-22 By Baraka, 1989-2007


Box 21 Folder 23 By Others, 1997-1998


Box 21 Folder 24-25 Organizational Material, 1989-1998



Box 29 Folder 1-13 Unity & Struggle Issues,, 1977-2005



Box 89 Unity & Struggle Issues,, 1981-1987


Yugen , 1958-2002



Box 28 Folder 37 Drawings, (2002)


Box 28 Folder 38 Issues 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 1958-1962


Subseries 7: New Jersey Poet Laureate and Somebody Blew Up America Materials, 2001-2004

This subseries contains the manuscript drafts of Baraka's poem "Somebody Blew Up America," as well as contracts, orders, and other materials relating to the print edition. Also found here are materials surrounding the controversial afterlife of the poem in which Baraka was removed from the position of New Jersey Poet Laureate—materials include drafts of essays about his removal, correspondence, letters of support and petitions, press packets, and schedules of NJPL events prior to Baraka's dismissal.



Box 67 General, 2002-2004


Box 67 Correspondence, 2002-2004


Box 67 Confirmation Letter, 2002


Box 67 Letters of Support and Petitions, 2002


Box 67 Press Packet, 2002


Box 67 Printed Material, 2002-2003


Box 67 Schedules and Budgets, 2002-2004


Writings, 2001-2004


Box 67 General, 2002-2003


Box 67 By Others, 2002


Box 67 "I Will Not Apologize, I Will Not Resign", 2002


Box 67 "Critical Questions of the Anti-Defamation League", undated


Box 67 "New Jersey's Poet Laureate Fights Back", 2002


Box 67 "Nincompoops of the New Jersey Legislature: You Can't Fire Poetry!",, 2002


"Somebody Blew Up America,", 2001-2004


Box 67 General, 2002-2004


Box 67 Drafts, undated


Somebody Blew Up America and Other Poems , 2003


Box 67 Orders, 2003


Box 67 Introduction, 2003


Box 67 Contract, 2003


Box 67 Broadsides and Posters, undated


Box 67 Chapbook, 2001


Subseries 8: Writings By Others, 1966-2008

Arranged by form, and within these sub-groupings, alphabetically by author, the series contains manuscript drafts, and some correspondence, of fiction, non-fiction, plays, screenplays, anthologies, and poetry written by others and held by Baraka. The bulk of these writings are unmarked. Highlights include writings by Stanley Crouch, Larry Neal, Quincy Troupe, Komozi Woodard, Thomas Sayers Ellis, Sam Greenlee, Robert Stone, Ben Caldwell, Ossie Davis, Toni Morrison, Diane DiPrima, David Henderson, Clarence Major, Marvin X, AB Spellman, Manning Marable, Spike Lee, and Aldon Nielsen.


Poetry, 1966-2008



Box 30 Folder 1 General, 1970-2007



Box 32 Folder 1-3 General, 1970-2007


Alphabetical by Author, 1967-2008



Box 30 Folder 2-5 A, 1981-2007


Box 30 Folder 6-8 B, 1986-2003


Box 30 Folder 9 C, 1978-1999


Box 30 Folder 10-12 D, 1985-2004


Box 30 Folder 13 E, 1980-2003


Box 30 Folder 14 F, 1989-2004



Box 31 Folder 1 G, 1986-2003


Box 31 Folder 2-4 H, 1970-2006


Box 31 Folder 5 I, (2004)


Box 31 Folder 6-7 J, 1977-2003


Box 31 Folder 8 K, 1987-2002


Box 31 Folder 9 L, 1967-2003


Box 31 Folder 10-12 M, 1980-2005


Box 31 Folder 13-14 N, 1985-2007


Box 31 Folder 15-16 O, 1977-2005



Box 89 P, 1981-2004


Box 89 Q, undated


Box 89 R, 1981-2003



Box 32 Folder 4-6 S, 1982-2008


Box 32 Folder 7-8 T, 1976-1999


Box 32 Folder 9 V, (2000s)


Box 32 Folder 10-12 W, 1970-2005


Box 32 Folder 13 Y, (2005)


Box 32 Folder 14 Z, undated


Box 32 Folder 15 Al-Jahizz, Ibrahim


Box 32 Folder 16 Abrams, Sam


Box 32 Folder 17 Baraka, Ahi, undated


Box 32 Folder 18 Baraka, Amina (Sylvia Jones), (2003)


Box 32 Folder 19 Baraka, Kimako, 1972-1984


Box 32 Folder 20 Baraka, Ras, 1998



Box 33 Folder 1 Beatty, Paul, 1990


Box 33 Folder 2 Beehive: A Collection of Contemporary Writing , undated


Box 33 Folder 3 Brisby, Stewart, 1985


Box 33 Folder 4-6 Cantalupo, Charles, 1970-1981


Box 33 Folder 7-8 Cardenal, Ernesto--Cosmic Canticle, undated


Box 33 Folder 9 Cave Canem , 2006


Box 33 Folder 10 Cleage, Pearl, 1986


Box 33 Folder 11 Coke, Allison, A.H., undated


Box 33 Folder 12 Conway, Arthur Lee, 1984


Box 33 Folder 13 Cortez, Jayne, 1981


Box 33 Folder 14 Craft, Howard, undated



Box 49 Creeley, Robert Signed Broadside, 1995



Box 33 Folder 15 Crenshaw, Thomas, 1985


Box 33 Folder 16 Crouch, Stanley, 1967-1968


Box 33 Folder 17 Davis, Randall, 1991


Box 33 Folder 18 Dawson, Fielding, 1994-1998


Box 33 Folder 19 DiPrima, Diane, 2001-2006


Box 33 Folder 20 Fast Talk, Full Volume, 1992


Box 33 Folder 21 For My People, 1999


Box 33 Folder 22 Fridge, Lanell, 1996


Box 33 Folder 23 Gayton, Tomas, 1997


Box 33 Folder 24 Glanville, Cecil, 1989


Box 33 Folder 25 Gilbert, Derrick, undated



Box 49 Folder 2 Gray-El, Ty--Breath of My Ancestors, undated



Box 33 Folder 26 Henderson, David, undated


Box 33 Folder 27 Hoagland, Everett, 2001


Box 33 Folder 28 Inclined to Speak , 2008


Box 33 Folder 29 Iman, Yuseff, 1971



Box 34 Folder 1 Ismaili, Rashidah, undated


Box 34 Folder 2 Katz, Eliott, 1987-1990


Box 34 Folder 3 King, Basil, 2002


Box 34 Folder 4 Klein, Jim, undated


Box 34 Folder 5 Liebler, ML, 1999


Box 34 Folder 6 Major, Clarence, 1967-1968


Box 34 Folder 7 Marvin X, 2005


Box 34 Folder 8 Mason Dixon Line , undated


Box 34 Folder 9 Medina, Tony, undated


Box 34 Folder 10 National Crime Victims Rights Week Anti-Violence Poetry Contest Submissions,, 2005


Box 34 Folder 11 Nielsen, A.L., 1982


Box 34 Folder 12 Nowak, Mark, 2003


Box 34 Folder 13 Odamtten, Vincent O., 1989-1990


Box 34 Folder 14 Parker, William, 1980


Box 34 Folder 15-20 Pennsylvania Council of the Arts Submissions, undated



Box 35 Folder 1-2 Pennsylvania Council of the Arts Submissions, undated


Box 35 Folder 3 Pfistez, Arthur, 1981


Box 35 Folder 4 Raber, Erin, 2007


Box 35 Folder 5 Rivera, Louis, 1992


Box 35 Folder 6 Sanchez, Sonia, 1966-1967


Box 35 Folder 7 Sekou, Lasana, 1980


Box 35 Folder 8 Sinclair, John, 1986


Box 35 Folder 9 Spellman, AB, 1967


Box 35 Folder 10 Tielken, Jantje, 2006


Box 35 Folder 11 Tillman, George, undated


Box 35 Folder 12-14 Untitled Anthology, undated


Box 35 Folder 15-17 Untitled MS, undated


Box 35 Folder 18 Valadez, Luis, 2006


Box 35 Folder 19 Washairi Umoja--Prison Poem Anthology,, 1988


Box 35 Folder 20 Wright, Jeff, 1989


Box 35 Folder 21 Yoes, Ronald, undated


Non-Fiction, 1969-2008


Box 35 Folder 22-23 General, undated


Alphabetical By Author, 1974-2008



Box 36 Folder 1-2 A, 1988-2005


Box 36 Folder 3 B, 1974-2000


Box 36 Folder 4 C, 1987-2002


Box 36 Folder 5 D, 1987-2006


Box 36 Folder 6 E, 1987-2002


Box 36 Folder 7 F, 1995-2003


Box 36 Folder 8 G, 1992-2000


Box 36 Folder 9 H, 1977-2000


Box 36 Folder 10 I, 2003


Box 36 Folder 11 J, 1987-2000


Box 36 Folder 12 K, 1987-1997


Box 36 Folder 13-14 L, 1983-1999



Box 37 Folder 1 M, 1997-2008


Box 37 Folder 2 N, 1997-2000


Box 37 Folder 3 O, 1987


Box 37 Folder 4-5 P, 1997-2007


Box 37 Folder 6 R, 1978-2002


Box 37 Folder 7-8 S, 1980-1998


Box 37 Folder 9 T, 1984-1985


Box 37 Folder 10 U, undated


Box 37 Folder 11 V, 1989


Box 37 Folder 12 W, 1989-2001


Box 37 Folder 13 Y, undated


Box 37 Folder 14 Z, 1991


Box 37 Folder 15 Abdulla, Ahmed, undated


Box 37 Folder 16 Aranowitz, Al, 1989-1995


Box 37 Folder 17 Anderson, Sheila, 2002



Box 38 Folder 1-2 Abu-Jamal, Mumia, 2000



Box 28 Folder 39 Ahmad, Muhammad, undated



Box 38 Folder 3 Arnold, James LaVar, 2000


Box 38 Folder 4 Alkalimat, Abdul, 1989


Box 38 Folder 5 Austerlitz, Paul, 2002


Box 38 Folder 6 About Baraka, 1981-2006



Box 49 Folder 3 Baldwin Manuscript, undated



Box 38 Folder 7 Baraka, Amiri Jr., undated


Box 38 Folder 8 Bios (Others), undated


Box 38 Folder 9 Blackburn, Regina Naasisah, 2002


Box 38 Folder 10 Boyd, Herb, 2004


Box 38 Folder 11 Brown, Claude, undated


Box 38 Folder 12 Campbell, Douglass, 1998


Box 38 Folder 13 Cash, Malcolm, 1997


Box 38 Folder 14 Chalto, Doctor E. Pelikan, 1991


Box 38 Folder 15 Chude-Sokei, Louis, undated


Box 38 Folder 16 Clark, Sharon Minor,1985


Box 38 Folder 17-18 Conversations: An Evening with Nate Mackey and Kamau Brathwaite , 1997


Box 38 Folder 19-20 Collins, Patricia Hill, undated


Box 38 Folder 21-22 Coke, Allison A.H., undated


Box 38 Folder 23 Copland, Anthony, 1992


Box 38 Folder 24 Daniels, Douglas, 1984


Box 38 Folder 25 Davis, Angela Y.--Incarcerated Women, undated


Box 38 Folder 26 Dawson, Michael--Why Vote?, 1982



Box 39 Folder 1 Edwards, Harry, 1969


Box 39 Folder 2-3 Flowers, Arthur, 2001


Box 39 Folder 4 Franklin, VP, 1984


Box 39 Folder 5 Gaffney, Floyd, 1983


Box 39 Folder 6 Gaines, Kevin, 1997


Box 39 Folder 7 Gems, Gerald, 1993


Box 39 Folder 8 Goldman, Anita, 1994


Box 39 Folder 9-12 Graham, Joseph, 1980


Box 39 Folder 13-16 Harding, Vincent, 1990


Box 39 Folder 17 Hare, Bruce, 2002


Box 39 Folder 18 Halsey, William, undated


Box 39 Folder 19 Harris, William J., undated


Box 39 Folder 20 Hay, Sam, 1987


Box 39 Folder 21-24 Henderson, David, 1984


Box 39 Folder 25 Henderson, Shaun, 2003



Box 40 Hungerford, David, undated


Box 40 Jones, Coyt, undated


Box 40 Jones, Mack, 1984-1988


Box 40 Kennedy, Adrienne, 1990


Box 40 Lee, Spike, 1990


Box 40 Marable, Manning, 1987-1991


Box 40 Marvin X, 1994-2003


Box 40 Morse, James, 1988


Box 40 Montclair, Medley, 1991


Box 40 McKissack, Patricia, 1997


Box 40 Melham, D.H., 1977


Box 40 McWorter, Gerald, 1984


Box 40 McAdoo, Bill, undated


Box 40 Mangione, Jerry, 1980


Box 40 Madden, Corinne, 1997


Box 40 Nelson, William, undated


Box 40 Nelson, Angela, 1996



Box 41 Neal, Larry, 1988



Box 146 New Jersey State Council on the Arts Applications, 1985



Box 41 Natamba, Kofi, 2007


Box 41 Olaniyan, Tejumola, 1993


Box 41 Parenti, Michael, 2005


Box 41 Press Releases, 1981-2000


Box 41 Proud Flesh, 2002


Box 41 Ryan, Paul, 1979


Box 41 Rifkin, Jeremy, 1980


Box 41 Rahman, Aishah, 1999


Box 41 Saiyah, 1982


Box 41 Salaam, Kalamu ya, 1996


Box 41 Sandoval, Jose-Luis


Box 41 Stanford, Max, undated


Box 41 Stevenson, Bonita, undated


Box 41 Spencer, Norman, undated



Box 42 San Juan, undated


Box 42 Smith, Randy Lane, 1984


Box 42 Sales, William, 1994


Box 42 Saleem, Habibullah, undated


Box 42 Sautter, Carola, 1993


Box 42 Toure, Sekou, undated


Box 42 "Trade Unionist Politics and Social-Democratic Politics", undated


Box 42 Tyson, Tim, undated


Box 42 Tobin, Eugene, undated


Box 42 Taylor, Clyde, undated



Box 28 Quincy Troupe Bibliography, 1996



Box 42 Untitled Manuscripts, undated



Box 43 Vincent, Ted, 1989-1991


Box 43 Walker, Wyatt Tee, 1995


Box 43 Washington, Jerome, 1994


Box 43 Wong, G.T., undated


Box 43 Woodard, Komozi, 1995



Box 44 Fiction, 1982-2003


Box 44 General, 1982-2003


Box 44 Ashanti, James, 1986


Box 44 Bambara, Toni Cade, undated


Box 44 Bird Lives , undated


Box 44 Cruz, Ricardo, 1994


Box 44 Doneshvar, Siemin, 1984


Box 44 Double or Nothing and All That Jazz , undated


Box 44 Eason, Keenan, 1994


Box 44 Ellison, Marvin, 1995


Box 44 Ellis, Thomas Sayers, undated


Box 44 Evans, Mari, undated


Box 44 Falaq, Fatima Dana



Box 45 Flowers, Arthur, 1985


Box 45 Greenlee, Sam, undated


Box 45 Greer, Brian


Box 45 Hendricks, Obery


Box 45 Kennedy, Adrienne, 1990


Box 45 Knight, Michael Muhammad, undated


Box 45 Langston, George, 1991


Box 45 Lewis, Stephanie, 1983


Box 45 Pfister, Arthur, 1988


Box 45 Simanga, Michael, 1998


Box 45 Stone, Robert, undated


Box 45 Surgal, Jon, undated


Box 45 Wonger, B, undated


Box 45 Young, Darlene, undated


Box 45 Music and Song Lyrics, 1984-1999



Box 46 Plays, 1968-2004


Box 46 General, 1981-2003


Box 46 Ain't Never Been Told , 1992


Box 46 Akinde, Akindele, 1992


Box 46 All For One , undated


Box 46 Allison, Hughes, undated


Box 46 Berry, Steven, 1986


Box 46 Barns, Larry Jr., 1973


Box 46 Berlin, Jimmy, undated


Box 46 Bones, 1996


Box 46 Briley, John, 1985


Box 46 Broadnax, Steve, 2004


Box 46 Brown, Theodore, 1938


Box 46 Brownell, John C., undated


Box 46 Bush, Carol, 1997


Box 46 Caldwell, Ben, undated


Box 46 Courtney, Ward, undated


Box 46 Croom, Phyllis, 2005


Box 46 Dalili, Davis, 1983


Box 46 Davis, Ossie, 1990


Box 46 Degelman, Charles, 1985


Box 46 Farah, Nuruddin, undated


Box 46 Garen, Leo and Jack Baran, 1991


Box 46 Greaves, Willaim, 1987


Box 46 Hall, Katori, undated



Box 47 Harris, Bill, 1991


Box 47 Holt, L., 1968


Box 47 Howard, Kim, undated


Box 47 Johnson, Hall, undated


Box 47 Jones, Clarence, 1989


Box 47 Jones, Maria, 1993


Box 47 Kallas, John, 1981-1986


Box 47 King, Michael, undated


Box 47 Kirk, Thomas, undated


Box 47 Leonard, Chico, 2001


Box 47 Lima, Frank, 1989


Box 47 Mahan, Steven Samuel, 1987


Box 47 Malone, Leonard, 1978


Box 47 Marvin X, 1995


Box 47 Mda, Zakes, undated


Box 47 Milner, Ron, 1978


Box 47 Moncur, Grachan, undated


Box 47 Moore, Dorthey, undated


Box 47 Moran, Brian, undated


Box 47 Morrison, Toni, 1985


Box 47 Msema-Kweli, Kwane, undated


Box 47 Nassor, Anthony, undated


Box 47 Nell, Scott, undated


Box 47 Panama, Fred, 1982


Box 47 Penny, Rob, 1986


Box 47 Sciler, Conrad, undated


Box 47 Silvera, John, undated


Box 47 Smith, Deron, 1981


Box 47 Smith, J.A., undated


Box 47 Tombrello, Tom, undated


Box 47 Tyler, Kenneth--The Nam Gig, 1988



Box 49 Folder 4-6 Tyler, Kenneth--The Nam Gig, 1988



Box 47 Wadud, Ali, 1980


Box 47 Wallace, Rudy, undated


Box 47 Ward, Jay, 2002



Box 43 Ward, Theodore, undated


Box 43 Washington, Jerome, undated


Box 43 Wells, Frank, undated


Box 43 Wellman, John, 1982


Box 43 Wesley, Richard, undated


Box 43 White, Joseph, undated


Box 43 Wisdom, Anthony, undated


Anthologies and Journals, 1989-2003



Box 49 Folder 7-9 Baraka, Ras--The Dark Room Anthology,, 1989


Box 49 Folder 10 Collins, Evelyn, 2003


Box 49 Folder 11 In Your Face , undated


Box 49 Folder 12-14 Roll Call , undated