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Hip Hop Family Tree

Author
First Name: 
Ed
Last Name: 
Piskor
Publish City: 
Seattle Washington
Publish Company: 
Fantagraphics Books Inc
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2013
Volume: 
1

This encyclopedic comics history of the formative years of hip hop captures the vivid personalities and magnetic performances of old-school pioneers and early stars like DJ Kool Herc, Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, plus the charismatic players behind the scenes like Rus

Pages: 
112
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Hip-Hop-Family-Tree-Book/dp/1606996908
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2


Hip-Hop Poetry and the Classics

Author
First Name: 
Alan
Last Name: 
Sitomer
Collaborators: 
Michael Cirelli
Publish City: 
Beverly Hills
Publish Company: 
Milk Mug Publishing
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2004

Hip-Hop's literary and artistic merits are evident when compared to classic poetry and it's easy to link the great poets of the past to the contemporary Hip Hop poets of today: compare Robert Frost to Public Enemy, Shakespeare to Eminem, and Shelley to the Notorious B.I.G.

Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Hip-hop-Poetry-And-The-Classics/dp/0972188223/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1398868086&sr=8-1&keywords=hip+hop+poetry+and+the+classics
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1


Hip Hop Genius

Author
First Name: 
Sam
Last Name: 
Seidel
Subtitle: 
Remixing High School Education
Publish City: 
Lanham
Publish Company: 
The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2011

Many educators already know that hip-hop can be a powerful tool for engaging students. But can hip-hop save our schools?

Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Hip-Hop-Genius-Remixing-Education/dp/1610480260/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1398867844&sr=8-1&keywords=hip+hop+genius+sam+seidel
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1


Raising Kanye

Author
First Name: 
Donda
Last Name: 
West
Collaborators: 
Karen Hunter
Publish City: 
New York
Publish Company: 
Pocket Books
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2007

As the mother of hip-hop superstar Kanye West, Donda West has watched her son grow from a brilliant baby boy with all the intimations of fame and fortune to one of the hottest rappers on the music scene. And she has every right to be proud: she raised her son with strong moral values, teaching him right from wrong and helping him become the man he is today.

Pages: 
228
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Raising-Kanye-Lessons-Hip-Hop-Superstar/dp/141654478X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1398358284&sr=1-1&keywords=Raising+Kanye
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1


How To Be Black

Author
First Name: 
Baratunde
Last Name: 
Thurston
Publish City: 
New York
Publish Company: 
Harper
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2002

The Onion’s Baratunde Thurston shares his 30-plus years of expertise in being black, with helpful essays like “How to Be the Black Friend,” “How to Speak for All Black People,” “How To Celebrate Black History Month,” and more, in this satirical guide to race issues—written for black people and those who love them.

Pages: 
251
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/How-Be-Black-Baratunde-Thurston/dp/0062003224/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1398357671&sr=1-1&keywords=How+To+Be+Black


From Hip-Hop to Hyperlinks

Author
First Name: 
Joanna N.
Last Name: 
Paull
Subtitle: 
Teaching about Culture in the Composition Classroom
Publish City: 
Newcastle upon Tyne
Publish Company: 
Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISSN/ISBN: 
1443802387
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2008

From Hip-Hop to Hyperlinks is a text designied to invigorate composition teachers' classroom approaches for getting students to better understand American culture(s).  The contributors share their strategies from their classrooms, including such exciting topics as food, comedy, music, technology, and photography.

Number: 
1
Pages: 
273
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/From-Hip-Hop-Hyperlinks-Composition-Classroom/dp/1443802387
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1


From Hip-Hop to Hyperlinks

Author
First Name: 
Joanna N.
Last Name: 
Paull
Subtitle: 
Teaching about Culture in the Composition Classroom
Publish City: 
Newcastle upon Tyne
Publish Company: 
Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISSN/ISBN: 
1443802387
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2008

From Hip-Hop to Hyperlinks is a text designied to invigorate composition teachers' classroom approaches for getting students to better understand American culture(s). 

Number: 
1
Pages: 
273
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/From-Hip-Hop-Hyperlinks-Composition-Classroom/dp/1443802387
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1


Half Time

Author
First Name: 
Nas
Publish City: 
New York
Publish Company: 
Columbia
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Audio
Year: 
1992

Side 1

1. Radio Edit

2. LP Version

3. LP Instrumental

Side 2

1. Butcher Mix

2. Butcher Mix Instrumental 

Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Nas-Halftime-Record-Store-Day/dp/B00H4D6XC0/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1390859048&sr=8-1&keywords=nas+halftime
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Author Meets Critics: That's the Joint!: The Hiphop Studies Reader, 2nd Edition

Author
First Name: 
Hiphop Archive and Research Institute
Publish City: 
Cambridge
Publish Company: 
Hiphop Archive and Research Institute at the Hutchins Center
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Video
Month: 
November
Day: 
17
Year: 
2011

Hiphop Workout Session III

Author Meets Critics: That's the Joint!: The Hiphop Studies Reader, 2nd Edition edited by Marc Anthony Neal and Murray Forman

Critics: Nicole Persley Hodges, Vijay Prashad, Guthrie P. Ramsey, Jocelyn Wilson

 

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Author Meets Critics: Pimp's Up, Ho's Down: Hiphop's Hold on Young Black Women

Author
First Name: 
Hiphop Archive and Research Institute
Publish City: 
Cambridge
Publish Company: 
Hiphop Archive and Research Institute at the Hutchins Center
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Video
Month: 
March
Day: 
20
Year: 
2011

Hiphop Workout Session

Performances: Medusa & DJ Nomadik

Author Meets Critics:  Author Meets Critics: Pimp's Up, Ho's Down: Hiphop's Hold on Young Black Women by Tracy Sharpley-Whiting

Critics: David Ikard, Shayne Lee, Mark Anthony Neal

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