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The Resource The cultural politics of slam poetry : race, identity, and the performance of popular verse in America, Susan B. A. Somers-Willett, (electronic resource)

The cultural politics of slam poetry : race, identity, and the performance of popular verse in America, Susan B. A. Somers-Willett, (electronic resource)

Label
The cultural politics of slam poetry : race, identity, and the performance of popular verse in America
Title
The cultural politics of slam poetry
Title remainder
race, identity, and the performance of popular verse in America
Statement of responsibility
Susan B. A. Somers-Willett
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1973-
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Somers-Willett, Susan B. A.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Performance poetry
  • American poetry
  • Race in literature
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Oral interpretation of poetry
  • Poetry slams
  • Poetry
Label
The cultural politics of slam poetry : race, identity, and the performance of popular verse in America, Susan B. A. Somers-Willett, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-178) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
On page and stage: slam poetry as a genre -- Poetry and the people: the cultural tensions of American popular verse in performance -- I sing the body authentic: slam poetry and the cultural politics of performing identity -- "Commercial niggas like me": spoken word poetry, hip-hop, and the racial politics of going mainstream
Control code
ebr10406918
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 191 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The cultural politics of slam poetry : race, identity, and the performance of popular verse in America, Susan B. A. Somers-Willett, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-178) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
On page and stage: slam poetry as a genre -- Poetry and the people: the cultural tensions of American popular verse in performance -- I sing the body authentic: slam poetry and the cultural politics of performing identity -- "Commercial niggas like me": spoken word poetry, hip-hop, and the racial politics of going mainstream
Control code
ebr10406918
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 191 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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