Event Title

Panel: The Mirror and the Lamp

Location

UND Memorial Ballroom

Start Date

23-3-1978 12:00 PM

End Date

23-3-1978 1:00 PM

Description

This audiovisual recording from March 23, 1978 as part of the 9th annual UND Writing Conference: “The Mirror and the Lamp” features Amiri Baraka, John Ashbery, and William S. Burroughs delivering an open mic panel. The panelists discuss their aesthetics, their objectives when writing, the implications of politically conscious art, systematic oppression of peoples of color, the role of the subconscious in writing, censorship, and the black nationalist movement.

Moderator: Robert Lewis.

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Panel: The Mirror and the Lamp

UND Memorial Ballroom

This audiovisual recording from March 23, 1978 as part of the 9th annual UND Writing Conference: “The Mirror and the Lamp” features Amiri Baraka, John Ashbery, and William S. Burroughs delivering an open mic panel. The panelists discuss their aesthetics, their objectives when writing, the implications of politically conscious art, systematic oppression of peoples of color, the role of the subconscious in writing, censorship, and the black nationalist movement.

Moderator: Robert Lewis.