What were the major ideological concerns of the artists of the black arts movement?

  1. How did the black power movement stimulate black culture?
  2. What were the major ideological concerns of the artists of the black arts movement? To what extent did James Baldwin and Amiri Baraka have similar views about art consciousness, aesthetics, and politics?
  3. Why did African Americans not form a third political party? Why was the rise of black elected officials so significant?
  4. Why were African Americans disappointed with the presidency of Jimmy Carter?