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Break Beats in the Bronx: Rediscovering Hip-Hop's Early Years

Joseph C. Ewoodzie Jr.
Format
Book
Published
Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2017]
Language
English
ISBN
9781469632742, 1469632748, 9781469632759, 1469632756, 9781469632766
Contents
  • The beginnings of a boundary
  • Herc: the new cool in the Bronx
  • South Bronx DJs vs. other DJs
  • The development of an internal logic
  • Creating conventions
  • Crews and outside influences
  • Symbolic capital in the new entity
  • Race, gender, and the pursuit of recognition
  • MCs take the stage.
Description
245 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-232) and index.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
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