27.6 C
Accra
Thursday, February 20, 2020
Business24
Home Tags Poet-Playwright

Tag: Poet-Playwright

Poet-Playwright Amiri Baraka (1934-2014) Part 20

It has to defy forms which are sttrictures and manacles arbitrarily clapped onto free thoughts till they farcically freeze like a chain-gang on a Georgia farm - I prefer to jazz it up, break out and let the mind and soul range widely and freely like...

Poet-Playwright Amiri Baraka (1934-2014) Part 19

Good intentions do not exactly equate with good deeds, Howard was no good cure for cold calculated crimes committed at high-noontide at sea - a futile academic dish that only produced refined and more efficient cogs in the planter's wheel of...

Poet-Playwright Amiri Baraka (1934-2014) ) Part 18

Let them seethe and sizzle and crackle and fizz and whizz and hiss and simmer and then tea- kettle-whistle and explode with furious fumes till hell boils over their blue-eyed devil's blood - it's all a game, this crappy talk of...

Poet-Playwright Amiri Baraka (1934-2014) Part 17

A slice of screams, a film of dreams, a ream of rascals and imps, my twin-boys boiling up my blood over the boiling point of the sun... the mangled past screams to be made whole, like buttermilk when fat and cream have been creamed... truths morph into...

Poet-Playwright Amiri Baraka (1934-2014) Part 4

Before Barack Obama, there was Amiri Baraka; after Obama, there still will be Baraka - it is a matter of fact, no snide or slight or malediction here, it is just a matter of fact - Baraka-Obama... one was hatched from the womb of a...