Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Amiri Baraka papers, 1945-2015

Series V: Kimako's Blues People, 1987-2004

This series contains materials relating to Kimako's Blues People, a small club, music and performance venue, arts space, and salon operated out of Baraka's basement in Newark, NJ. Included are writings about KBP, correspondence, organizational materials, photographs, and flyers and clippings of shows and events at KBP. The series is arranged according to type of material.

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Box 57 Folder 1 AIR Program, 1993

Box 57 Folder 2 Correspondence, 1987-2004

Box 57 Folder 3-5 Organizational Material, 1987-2001

Box 57 Folder 6 Photos, 1988

Printed Material, 1987-2000

Box 57 Folder 7 Clippings, 1987-1997

Box 57 Folder 8-10 Flyers, 1987-2000

Box 57 Folder 11 Redemption Song Conference, 1989

Box 57 Folder 12-13 Writings, 1987-2002