Book of Rhymes
The Poetics of Hip HopBook - 2009
Examining rap history's most memorable lyricists and their inimitable techniques, literary scholar Adam Bradley argues that we must understand rap as poetry or miss the vanguard of poetry today. Book of Rhymes explores America's least understood poets, unpacking their surprisingly complex craft, and according rap poetry the respect it deserves.
Publisher: New York, NY : Basic Civitas Books, c2009.
Branch Call Number: 782.421649 B811
Characteristics: xxiii, 248 p. ; 21 cm.