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Pamphlet handed out at UNCG Black Power Forum

Date: circa November 1967

Author: Lawrence Larry Neal

Biographical/Historical abstract: Lawrence “Larry” Neal was a scholar and author in the Black Arts Movement during the 1960s and 1970s.

Additional contributor: Marvin X

Description: This one-page pamphlet was distributed at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro Black Power Forum held November 1-3, 1967. The pamphlet consists of two free-form poems, “The Middle Passage and After” by Larry Neal and “Burn, Baby, Burn” by Marvin X. There is a handwritten asterisk next to the latter poem. This is one of two pamphlets attached to a handwritten report on events surrounding the forum; the other featured material by Huey P. Newton.


Format of original: Printed Materials

Collection: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records

Repository: The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Item#: 1.14.48

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