Jayne Cortez Avant-garde jazz poet

Jayne Cortez is a 78 years old Avant-garde jazz poet from Fort Huachuca. Jayne Cortez was born on May 10, 1934 (died on December 28, 2012, she was 78 years old) in Fort Huachuca as Sallie Jayne Richardson.



Jayne Cortez was an African-American poet activist small press publisher and spoken-word performance artist whose voice is celebrated for its political surrealistic and dynamic innovations in lyricism and visceral sound. Her writing is part of the canon of the Black Arts Movement.
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Her real name:
Birth name of Jayne Cortez is Sallie Jayne Richardson
Is Jayne Cortez still alive?

No, she died on 12/28/2012, 9 years ago. She was 78 years old when she died. She died in Manhattan



She had one child, Denardo (66, American musician) . When her first child, Denardo Coleman, was born, Jayne Cortez was 21 years old.

Awards (2)

Awarded American Book Awards in 1979 , awarded Langston Hughes Medal in 2000 ,

What was Jayne's zodiac sign?

Jayne Cortez zodiac sign was taurus.

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