Black Noise

Author: Tricia Rose
Publisher: Wesleyan
ISBN: 9780819562753
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In Black Noise: Rap Music and Black Culture in Contemporary America, Tricia Rose, described by the New York Times as a "hip hop theorist," takes a comprehensive look at the lyrics, music, cultures, themes, and styles of this highly rhythmic ...

Black Noise

Author: Tricia Rose
Publisher: Wesleyan
Size: 35.63 MB
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Discusses the elements of rap music, including its lyrics, music, culture, and style, and looks at the impact of rap music

The Hip Hop Generation

Author: Bakari Kitwana
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0786724935
Size: 26.78 MB
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The Hip Hop Generation is an eloquent testament for black youth culture at the turn of the century.

Rap Music And The Poetics Of Identity

Author: Adam Krims
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521634472
Size: 22.59 MB
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This is the first book to discuss in detail how rap music is put together musically and how it contributes to the formation of cultural identities for both artists and audiences.

Spectacular Vernaculars

Author: Russell A. Potter
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791426258
Size: 50.12 MB
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Viewing hip-hop as the postmodern successor to African American culture's Jazz modernism, this book examines hip-hop music's role in the history of the African-American experience.

Global Noise

Author: Tony Mitchell
Publisher: Wesleyan University Press
ISBN: 9780819565020
Size: 70.54 MB
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International scholars explore the hip hop scenes of Europe, Canada, Japan and Australia.

Modernism And The Harlem Renaissance

Author: Houston A. Baker
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226035253
Size: 49.69 MB
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. . . Modernism and the Harlem Renaissance may well become Afro-America's 'studying manual.'"—Tonya Bolden, New York Times Book Review

Microphone Fiends

Author: Andrew Ross
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415909082
Size: 32.76 MB
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Microphone Fiends, a collection of original essays and interviews, brings together some of the best known scholars, critics, journalists and performers to focus on the contemporary scene.

Prophets Of The Hood

Author: Imani Perry
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822386151
Size: 29.63 MB
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A scholar and a fan, Perry considers the art, politics, and culture of hip hop through an analysis of song lyrics, the words of the prophets of the hood.

Hip Hop And Philosophy

Author: Derrick Darby
Publisher: Open Court
ISBN: 0812697790
Size: 63.24 MB
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These witty, provocative essays ponder these and other thorny questions, linking the searing cultural issues implicit — and often explicit — in hip-hop to the weighty matters examined by the great philosophers of the past.