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Aesthetic of the cool : Afro-Atlantic art and music

Author: Robert Farris Thompson
Publisher: Pittsburgh : Periscope Publishing ; New York : Distributed by Prestel Publishing, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Essays on the African heritage in the art and music of the Americas.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Farris Thompson
ISBN: 9781934772959 193477295X
OCLC Number: 228363672
Description: xvi, 179 pages : illustrations (some color), color portraits ; 31 cm
Contents: An aesthetic of the cool --
The Afro-Cuban departures of Mongo Santamaria --
New voice from the barrios --
An aesthetic of the cool II --
An introduction to black Atlantic history --
Nueva York's salsa music --
Special projects for eternity --
Prodigal son Alice's boy --
Activating heaven : the art of Jean-Michel Basquiat --
Hip hop 101 --
From the first to the final thunder : African American quilts --
Tough guys do dance --
An interview : Donald J. Consentino and Robert Farris Thompson --
Betye Saar : chance and destiny --
Soul physician, Renee Stout --
Jean-Michel Basquiat : royalty, heroism, and the streets --
David Hammons : "knowing their past" --
Illuminating spirits : a review --
Face of the gods --
Tap-tap, Fula-Fula, Kia-Kia : the Haitian bus in Atlantic perspective --
Sacred silhouettes, Jose Bedia --
Keith Haring and the dance --
Communique from Afro-Atlantis --
An interview : Ned Sublette and Robert Farris Thompson --
Kongo Louisiana, Kongo New Orleans.
Other Titles: Afro-Atlantic art and music
Responsibility: Robert Farris Thompson ; introduction by Lowery Stokes Sims.

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An anthology of essays on Afro- Atlantic art and music, which offer guidance to Afro-Atlantic culture, from the tango to James Hampton's glittering Throne of the Third Heaven.  Read more...

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