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Prophets of the hood : politics and poetics in hip hop / Imani Perry.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Stan Getz Library ML3531 .P47 2004 37684000964203 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

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  • ISBN: 0822334356 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0822334461 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: x, 236 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2004.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Hip hop's mama : originalism and identity in the music -- My mic sound nice : art, community, and consciousness -- Stinging like Tobasco : structure and format in hip hop compositions -- The glorious outlaw : hip hop narratives, American law and the court of public opinion -- B-boys, players and preachers : reading masculinity -- The venus hip hop and the pink ghetto : negotiating spaces for women -- Bling bling-- and going pop : consumerism and co-optation in hip hop.
Subject: Hip-hop music > History and criticism
Hip-hop music > Political aspects.
Hip-hop > Social aspects.

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