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Ronald Hobbs Literary Agency records, 1964- 1992

Series II: Amiri Baraka Files, 1965-1979

Series II consists of any material written by or related to Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones), including correspondence, book proposals, manuscripts, royalties, permission requests, book jackets, lecture schedules, legal documents, film plans, and publicity.

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Box 4 The Advanced Workers, 1976


Box 4 African Free School, 1971-1972


Box 4 All in the Street, 1968


Box 4 All You Need is Love, 1975


Box 4 American Program Bureau, 1968-1971


Box 4 And We Own the Night, 1971


Box 4 Autobiography of LeRoi Jones, 1982-1984


Box 4 Ban on Black Music, 1971


Box 4 BA-RA-KA, 1971


Box 4 Black History, 1971


Box 4 Black Magic, 1968-1972


Box 4 A Black Mass, 1971


Box 4 Black Political Leaders, undated


Box 4 Black Writers Anthology, 1969-1970


Box 4 Board of Education, undated


Box 4 Book Covers, 1968


Box 4 The Campaign, 1971-1973


Box 4 Cellar Vigil -- Experimental Unit II, undated


Box 4 Cities & Suburbs=Powerlessness and Power, 1972


Box 4 A Collection of Plays, 1971-1973


Box 4 John Coltrane, 1969-1971


Box 4 Committee for Unified Newark, 1973


Box 4 The Congress of African People, 1970-1976


Box 4 Contracts, 1968-1974


Correspondence


Box 4 LeRoi Jones #2, 1970


Box 4 Uncatalogued Correspondence, 1971


Box 4 Uncatalogued Correspondence, 1977-1979


Box 4 Dialog of Shadows, undated


Box 4 Essays, 1969-1970


Box 4 Essays on Black Leaders, 1969


Box 4 Experimental Death Unit 1, undated


Box 4 Films -- General, 1968-1969


Box 4 The Fire Must Be Permitted to Burn Full Up, 1969


Box 4 Foreign Rights, 1976


Box 4 Four Black Artists, 1971


Box 4 Four Black Revolutionary Plays and Jello, 1968-1971


Box 4 God and Machine, 1970-1972


Box 4 Great Goodness of Life, 1969-1972


Box 4 Home on the Range, 1970-1971


Box 4 Human Love, 1974-1975


Box 4 Insurrection & Misplaced Love, 1968


Box 4 Interviews, 1969-1971


Box 4 Introduction to Edward English's Book, 1971


Box 4 It's Nation Time, 1969


Box 4 Junkies Ain't Shit, 1970


Box 4 Kwanza Festival Proposal, 1973


Lectures


Box 4 Lecture Dates, 1968


Box 4 Lecture Dates, 1968-1970


Box 4 February'69 Lectures, 1968-1969


Box 4 Schedule, 1969-1970


Box 4 Lectures, 1970-1971


Legal


Box 4 American Program Bureau vs. LeRoi Jones, 1969-1972


Box 4 Cadoo v. Jones, 1970-1973


Box 4 Long Night, 1973


Box 4 Magazine Articles, 1969-1974


Box 4 The Motion of History, 1976


Box 4 Motown, 1968-1971


Box 4 Mwalimu Texts, 1970


Box 4 Neo-American, 1975


New Ark


Box 4 Building of New Ark, 1973-1974


Box 4 Newark, 1970-1972


Box 4 Newark Before Black Man, 1968


Box 4 PBL Film, 1968-1969



Box 5 Permissions


Box 5 Permissions, 1968-1973


Box 5 Reprints and Permissions, 1968-1975 (1 of 3), 1968-1975


Box 5 Reprints and Permissions, 1968-1975 (2 of 3), 1968-1975


Box 5 Reprints and Permissions, 1968-1975 (3 of 3), 1968-1975


Box 5 Permissions, 1970-1973 (1 of 2), 1970-1973


Box 5 Permissions, 1970-1973 (2 of 2), 1970-1973


Box 5 Permissions, 1974


Box 5 Anthology Permissions, 1982-1984


Box 5 Photo, 1971


Box 5 Plays -- General, 1968-1970


Box 5 Political Activities, 1969


Box 5 Political Leaders / Poems / Black Leaders, 1970


Box 5 Publicity, 1969-1970


Box 5 Raise, 1971-1972


A Recent Killing


Box 5 Correspondence, 1968-1972


Box 5 Manuscript Draft, 1964 1975, 1964, 1975


Box 5 Manuscript Draft, undated


Box 5 Records-General, 1968-1970


Box 5 Resume, undated


Box 5 RHLA Client Profiles, undated


Box 5 Royalty Statement, 1967-1972


Box 5 Selected Poetry and Prose, 1978-1982


Box 5 The Sidnee Poet Heroical, 1969-1975


Box 5 Six Persons, 1972-1975


Box 5 Slave Ship, 1970-1976


Box 5 Some American History, 1971


Box 5 Special Services,1968-1969


Box 5 Spirit House Activities, 1969


Box 5 Supercoon, 1970-1971


Box 5 Technology & Ethos, undated


Box 5 Untitled Novel, 1972-1973


Box 5 Year of Reconstruction, 1969