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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 43 related to Buena Vista in the Club: Rap, Reggaetón, and Revolution in Havana.    

Spectacular Vernaculars: Hip-Hop and the Politics of Postmodernism

Russell A. Potter - Social Science - 197 pages
Viewing hip-hop as the postmodern successor to African American culture's Jazz modernism, this book examines hip-hop music's role in the history of the African-American experience.
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The Cambridge Companion to Pop and Rock

Simon Frith, Will Straw, John Street - Music - 2001 - 303 pages
This Companion maps the world of pop and rock, pinpointing the most significant moments in its history and presenting the key issues involved in understanding popular culture's ...
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Last Dance in Havana

Eugene Robinson - History - 2012 - 288 pages
In power for forty-four years and counting, Fidel Castro has done everything possible to define Cuba to the world and to itself -- yet not even he has been able to control the ...
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Da Capo Best Music Writing 2004: The Year's Finest Writing on Rock, Hip-hop ...

Mickey Hart, Paul Bresnick - Music - 2004 - 360 pages
The best music writing of the year collected in a single indispensable package includes a broad spectrum of work from novelists, journalists, and musicians to create a detailed ...
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In the Club

Richard Bean - Art - 2011 - 96 pages
Hapless MEP Philip Wardrobe has a busy day ahead of him, balancing his less than irreproachable political career with his attempts to start a family. As he prepares for his ...
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Sound Tracks: Popular Music, Identity, and Place

John Connell, Chris Gibson - Music - 2003 - 320 pages
Sound Tracks is the first comprehensive book on the new geography of popular music, examining the complex links between places, music and cultural identities. It provides an ...
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Rebel Dance, Renegade Stance: Timba Music and Black Identity in Cuba

Umi Vaughan - Music - 2012 - 203 pages
An ethnography of music and dance exploring the economic, social, and ideological constraints under which social classes and racial groups interact
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"George Bush Doesn't Care about Black People": Hip Hop, Public Discourse and ...

Hazel Bell James Cole - 2008 - 175 pages
Recently, more scholars are examining hip hop as a powerful cultural, communicative force, yet hip hop's political orientation goes unnoticed. This study highlights the ...
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Hip Hop Desis: South Asian Americans, Blackness, and a Global Race Consciousness

Nitasha Tamar Sharma - Social Science - 2010 - 351 pages
DIVHip Hop Desis explores the aesthetics and politics of South Asian American (desi) hip hop artists. Nitasha Tamar Sharma argues that through their lives and lyrics, young ...
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