-Douglas Messerli, “The Poet With a Razor in His Vest: Amiri Baraka’s Selected Poems,” Review of SOS: Poems, 1961-2013, hyperallergic (4/5/2015).

-William J. Harris, “The Sweet and Angry Music of Amiri Baraka,” Review of SOS: Poems, 1961­–2013, Boston Review (3/25/2015).

-Vince Aletti,”On Amiri Baraka’s In Our Terribleness,” Aperture (Winter 2013).

-Scott Sherman, “A Turbulent Life: On Amiri Baraka,” Review of Amiri Baraka: The Politics and Art of a Black Intellectual by Jerry Gafio Watts (NYU Press, 2001), Dissent (Spring 2002).