Amiri Baraka Quote: “Jimmy Baldwin was the creator of…”

Jimmy Baldwin was the creator of contemporary American speech even before Americans could dig that. He created it so we could speak to each other at unimaginable intensities of feeling, so we could make sense to each other at yet higher and higher tempos.

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Name: Amiri Baraka
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: October 7, 1934
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