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E. Ethelbert Miller collection of Amiri Baraka

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: GV024

Scope and Content Note

Collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, flyers and publicity, interviews, photos, and other miscellaneous items related to Amiri Baraka.

Dates

  • 1970s-2002

Language

English

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical Note

Eugene Ethelbert Miller was born in New York on November 20, 1950. Known as E. Ethelbert Miller, he has published numerous collections of poetry and two memoirs. Miller has edited several poetry anthologies as well. Miller is also known for his work as a teacher; along with teaching at several institutions, he is also a core faculty member of the writing seminars at Bennington College and since 1974 has served as director of Howard University's African-American Resource Center. This collection documents Miller's relationship with poet/dramatist Amiri Baraka, as well as subject materials on Baraka collected by Miller.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 hollinger box)

Abstract

Collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, flyers and publicity, interviews, photos, and other miscellaneous items related to Amiri Baraka.

Physical Location

GV Vault

Acquisition

Donated to the Archive Givens Sr. Collection of African American Literature by E. Ethelbert Miller.

Related Materials

E. Ethelbert Miller's personal papers are preserved at Emory and Henry College and George Washington University.

Processing Information

The collection was processed and the finding aid written by Kathryn Hujda, 2017, with generous support from Creative Heritage Initiative donors.
Title
E. Ethelbert Miller collection of Amiri Baraka
Author
Kathryn Hujda
Date
November 2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

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