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White riot [electronic resource] : punk rock and the politics of race / edited by Stephen Duncombe and Maxwell Tremblay.

Duncombe, Stephen. (Added Author). Tremblay, Maxwell. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781844677993 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1844677990 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: London ; Verso, 2011.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Available through EBSCO
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [339]-366)
Formatted Contents Note:
White riot? / Stephen Duncombe and Maxwell Tremblay -- Rock 'n' roll nigger. The white Negro / Norman Mailer ; The black boy looks at the white boy / James Baldwin ; White riot / Weatherman songbook ; Liner notes to MC 5's Kick out the jams! / John Sinclair ; Kick out the jams! The MC 5 and the politics of noise / Steve Waksman ; Liner notes to Rock 'n' roll nigger / Patti Smith ; Bleached roots : punks and white ethnicity / Dick Hebdige -- White minority. Hotsy-totsy Nazi Schatzes : Nazi imagery and the final solution to the final solution / Steven Lee Beeber ; Pistol-whipped (National review) / Edward Meadows ; I won't let that dago by : rethinking punk and racism / Roger Sabin ; Jimmy Pursey of Sham 69 (interview in Sounds) ; Bob Noxious of the Fuck-Ups (interview in Maximumrocknroll) ; Black Flag (interview in Ripper) ; Crimes against nature / Greil Marcus ; L.A.'s "white minority" : punk and the contradictions of self-marginalization / Daniel S. Traber ; Guilty of being white (Maximumrocknroll) / Vic Bondi and Dave Dictor and Ian MacKaye ; The white noise supremacists / Lester Bangs -- White power. The skinheads and the magical recovery of community / John Clarke ; Subcultures, pop music and politics : skinheads and "Nazi rock" in England and Germany / Timothy S. Brown ; Ian Stuart of Skrewdriver (interview in Terminal) ; Majority of one (review and letter exchange in Maximumrocknroll) ; Music of the white resistance / George Eric Hawthorne of RaHoWa ; Rock 'n' roll : white or black? (Skinned alive) / Anonymous ; Kieran Knutson of Anti-Racist Action (interview in Maximumrocknroll) ; Associating with racists : a way to promote anti-racism? (Crossbreed) / Lili the Skinbird -- Punky reggae party. England's dreaming / Jon Savage ; Paul Simonon of the Clash (interview in Search & destroy) ; Beating time / David Widgery ; Two sides of anti-racism / Paul Gilroy ; A new punk manifesto (Profane existence) / Joel Olson ; Not just posing for the postcard : a discussion of punk and the new abolition (Clamor) / Anonymous ; Screaming, always screaming (HeartattaCk) / Daisy Rooks ; Race, anarchy and punk rock : the impact of cultural boundaries within the anarchist movement / Otto Nomous -- We're that spic band. Play like a white boy : hard dancing in the city of chocolate / Darryl A. Jenifer of Bad Brains ; Hardcore of darkness : Bad Brains / Greg Tate ; Black culture, white youth : the reggae tradition from JA to UK / Simon Jones ; Skeeter Thompson of Scream (interview in Flipside) ; ¿Soy punkera, y qué? / Michelle Habell-Pallán ; Alien Kulture (interview with the BBC) ; Muhammad was a punk rocker / Michael Muhammad Knight ; Taqwacore : salat, angst, and rock & roll / Siddhartha Mitter ; Los Crudos (interview in Maximumrocknroll) ; Martín Sorrondeguy (interview in Maximumrocknroll) ; Afro-punk : the "Rock 'n' roll nigger" experience (from the film script) -- Race riot. It's (not) a white world : looking for race in punk (Punk planet) / Mimi Nguyen ; Just another nigger (letter exchange in Maximumrocknroll) ; What happened? (Chop suey spex) / Kelly Besser ; How can you be so cold? (How to stage a coup) / Madhu Krishnan ; Black invisibility and racism in punk rock (Bitchcore) / Tasha Fierce ; I am colorblind (Race riot) / Vincent Chung ; Taina Del Valle of Anti-Product (interview in HeartattaCk) ; Try not to think : forgetting the forgotten rebels (Broken pencil) / Krishna Rau -- I'm so bored with the USA (and the UK too). Vírus 27 (interview in Chiclete com Banana) ; Punk and globalization : Mexico City and Toronto / Alan O'Connor ; Rock with punk with pop with folklore : transformations and renewal in Aterciopelados and Café Tacuba / Carmelo Esterrich and Javier H. Murillo ; Living the punk lifestyle in Jakarta / Jeremy Wallach ; The punks are alright : a punk rock safari from the first world to the third (interview in Blind pigs) ; Migrapunk (Maximumrocknroll) / Esneider of Huasipungo.
Summary, etc.:
From the Clash to Los Crudos, skinheads to afro-punks, the punk rock movement has been obsessed by race. And yet the connections have never been traced in a comprehensive way. White Riot is a definitive study of the subject, collecting first-person writing, lyrics, letters to zines, and analyses of punk history from across the globe. This book brings together writing from leading critics such as Greil Marcus and Dick Hebdige, personal reflections from punk pioneers such as Jimmy Pursey, Darryl Jenifer and Mimi Nguyen, and reports on punk scenes from Toronto to Jakarta.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on vendor-supplied metadata.
Subject: Punk rock music > Political aspects.
Punk rock music > Social aspects.
Music and race.
Punk culture.
Punk rock musicians > Interviews.
MUSIC / Instruction & Study / Theory
Genre: Electronic books.

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