Baraka's Blues people: Coltrane, Monk and Jazz Criticism


Blues people 40 years later (Symposium) (2004 : Sarah Lawrence College) (Creator)
Washington, Salim (Panelist)
Kelley, Robin D. G. (Panelist)
Gennari, John (Panelist)
Brown, Scot, 1966- (Panelist)
Woodard, Komozi (Moderator)
Sarah Lawrence College (Host institution)
Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014 (Former owner)
Baraka's Blues people: Coltrane, Monk and Jazz Criticism
Day one first panel on Coltrane, Monk and Jazz Criticism: Salim Washington, Brooklyn College, speaking on Baraka's writings on John Coltrane ; Robin Kelley, Columbia University, speaking on Baraka's writings on Thelonius Monk ; John Gennari, University of Vermont, speaking on Baraka's crucial role in 1960s jazz criticism ; Scot Brown, UCLA, speaking on Baraka's role in African American cultural nat ionalism ; Moderator: Komozi Woodard
Collection Name
Amiri Baraka Papers
Archival Context
VHS. Reisinger Auditorium series. Box no. 83
Jazz; Blues (Music); Jazz musicians; African American jazz musicians; Music critics; African American critics; United States; Coltrane, John, 1926-1967; Monk, Thelonious; Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014; Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014. Blues people
video recordings
Panel discussions; Conference materials
Origin Information
Bronxville (N.Y.)
2004 February 06
Physical Description
1 video file (124 minutes)
Original format: VHS
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
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