Wise Why's Y's: The Griot's Tale

Wise Why's Y's: The Griot's Tale
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by Amiri Baraka


A poetic voyage in five parts that charts the ebbs and flows of the African-American movement.

Library Journal:

In this collection of poems, famous writer and poet Baraka speaks of oppression, life, death, struggle, and self-determination.


Amiri Baraka was a professor of Africana Studies at the State University of New York in Stony Brook for twenty years. Baraka also writes under the pseudonym of LeRoi Jones.

Paperback: 132 pages