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The black arts movement was the name given to a group of politically motivated black poets, artists, dramatists, musicians, and writers who emerged in the wake of the black power movement the poet imamu amiri baraka is widely considered to be the father of the black arts movement, which began in 1965 and ended in 1975. Reggae poet talks at uwi and a group of african-american poets who called themselves began with a piece of music, not with the word, and the poet would create.
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