Amiri Baraka

(1934-2014) was a poet, playwright, critic, and revolutionary.

Cuba Libre (1960)

Cuba Libre (1960)

On July 21st, 1960, LeRoi Jones, lat­er known as Amiri Baraka, vis­it­ed Cuba with a remark­able group of eleven intel­lec­tu­als and activists, includ­ing Robert Williams, Harold Cruse, John Hen­rik Clarke, and Sarah Wright.