On Jazz and Protest – David Adler

From Z Word:

David Adler will be known to readers of this blog as an occasional contributor of both posts and comments. He’s now written an essay for the main Z Word site entitled Jazz and Protest: A Reappraisal. As one of New York’s most prominent jazz critics, David is uniquely placed to tackle some of the contemporary interpretations of the notion of jazz as “freedom music,” particularly from such unsavory characters as Amiri Baraka and Gilad Atzmon.

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