Soul Babies: Black Popular Culture and the Post-soul Aesthetic
In "Soul Babies, " Mark Anthony Neal explains the complexities and contradictions of black life and culture after the end of the Civil Rights era. He traces the emergence of what he calls a "post-soul aesthetic, " a transformation of values that marked a profound change in African American thought and experience. Lively and provocative, this book offers a valuable new way of thinking about black popular culture and the legacy of the sixties.
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Neal (African American studies & English, SUNY, Albany; What the Music Said: Black Popular Music & Black Popular Culture) has written a provocative study of African American popular culture since ... Read full review