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Africa speaks, America answers : modern jazz in revolutionary times

Author: Robin D G Kelley
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2012.
Series: Nathan I. Huggins lectures.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collective biography of four jazz musicians from Brooklyn, Ghana, and South Africa demonstrates how modern Africa reshaped jazz, how modern jazz helped form a new African identity, and how  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Kelley, Robin D.G.
Africa speaks, America answers.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2012
(DLC) 2011039028
(OCoLC)755080549
Named Person: Guy Warren; Randy Weston; Ahmed Abdul-Malik; Sathima Bea Benjamin; Fela; Guy Warren; Randy Weston; Ahmed Abdul-Malik; Sathima Bea Benjamin; Fela; Randy Weston; Sathima Bea Benjamin; Fela; Sathima Bea Benjamin; Ahmed Abdul-Malik
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robin D G Kelley
ISBN: 9780674065246 0674065247 9780674068339 0674068335
OCLC Number: 797813378
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 244 pages :) : illustrations.
Contents: The drum wars of Guy Warren --
The sojourns of Randy Weston --
Ahmed Abdul-Malik's Islamic experimentalism --
The making of Sathima Bea Benjamin.
Series Title: Nathan I. Huggins lectures.
Responsibility: Robin D.G. Kelley.

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Continually surprising. -- Peter Monaghan Chronicle of Higher Education 20120219

 
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