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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, CT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- African American authors -- Encyclopedias,
  • African Americans in literature -- Encyclopedias,
  • African Americans -- Intellectual life -- Encyclopedias,
  • Inner cities in literature,
  • Literature -- Black authors -- Encyclopedias

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Tarshia L. Stanley.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    ContributionsStanley, Tarshia L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS153.N5 E53 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17049616M
    ISBN 109780313343896
    LC Control Number2008033532

    MC Lyte –. Rapper. At a Glance . Selected discography. Sources. Rapper MC Lyte forged the way for other female MCs to find their way in the often-sexist, male-dominated world of hip hop. Lyte became the first female rap artist to achieve gold certification for her single “ Ruffneck. ” In six albums, she produced four Number One rap singles. Lyte was born Lana Moorer, in Queens. Call For Contributors? The Encyclopedia of Hip Hop Literature Contributors are sought for a reference work that will be published by Greenwood Press in The work, tentatively titled, The Encyclopedia of Hip Hop Literature, will consist of approximately .

    The Concise Guide to Hip-Hop Music: A Fresh Look at the Art of Hip-Hop, from Old-School Beats to Freestyle Rap. New York: St. Martin's Griffin, New York: St. Martin's Griffin, Forman, Murray and Mark Anthony Neal.   Hip hop music has gone from being a marginalized genre in the late s to the predominant style of music in America, the UK, Nigeria, South Africa, and other countries around the world. Hip Hop around the World includes more than entries on global hip hop culture as it includes music, art, fashion, dance, social and cultural movements, organizations, and styles of hip hop.

    Urban fiction, also known as street lit or street fiction is a literary genre set in a city landscape; however, the genre is as much defined by the socio-economic realities and culture of its characters as the urban setting. The tone for urban fiction is usually dark, focusing on the underside of city living. Profanity, sex, and violence are usually explicit, with the writer not shying away. Get this from a library! Encyclopedia of rap and hip-hop culture. [Yvonne Bynoe;] -- A guide to the history, development, people, events, and ideas of Hip-Hop music and culture. This encyclopedia examines four elements of hip-hop culture. It includes approximately 80 photographs.


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