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Prophets of the hood : politics and poetics in hip hop

Author: Imani Perry
Publisher: Durham, NC ; London : Duke University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th printView all editions and formats
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Focuses on the socially relevant aspects of Hip Hop music: its treatment of the identity of the black subject in a white society, new definitions of blackness and its commercialization.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Imani Perry
ISBN: 0822334356 9780822334354 0822334461 9780822334460
OCLC Number: 802700929
Notes: Na s. tyt. rok wyd. 2004.
Awards: Winner of Street Literature Book Award Medal (Slbam) (Nonfiction) 2005
Description: x, 236, [2] s. ; 23 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments ixIntroduction 11. Hip Hop's Mama: Originalism and Identity in the Music 92. My Mic Sound Nice: Art, Community, and Consciousness 383. Stinging Like Tabasco: Structure and Format in Hip Hop Compositions 584. The Glorious Outlaw: Hip Hop Narratives, American Law, and the Court of Public Opinion 1025. B-Boys, Players, and Preachers: Reading Masculinity 1176. The Venus Hip Hop and the Pink Ghetto: Negotiating Spaces for Women 1557. Bling Bling...and Going Pop: Consumerism and Co-optation in Hip Hop 191Notes 205Index 223
Responsibility: Imani Perry.

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"Imani Perry's Prophets of the Hood is an extraordinary and brilliant book. Eschewing a rigid division between the 'positive' and 'negative' in hip hop, she takes the discussion of rap to new depths Read more...

 
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