Rap Music and the Poetics of Identity has 18 ratings and 1 review. sera said: This is no BS theory here, it’s a super thick read. I’m only about 40 pages. Download Citation on ResearchGate | Rap Music and the Poetics of Identity by Adam Krims (review) | Department of Music, McMaster University }. Yayoi U. Everett; Adam Krims. Rap Music and the Poetics of Identity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, , Music Theory Spectrum.
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Rap music and the poetics of identity
Built on the Johns Hopkins University Campus. It is unique for bringing together perspectives from music theory, musicology, cultural studies, critical theory, This is the first book to discuss in detail how rap music is put together musically.
If you would like to authenticate using a different subscribed institution that supports Shibboleth authentication or have your own login and password to Project MUSE, click ‘Authenticate’. Rap Music and the Poetics of Identity. In the academy these productions of knowledge now are being examined and interrogated to challenge metanarrativesand to understand why and how respective cultures made meaning of reality through time and circumstance.
This is no BS theory here, it’s a idenfity thick read. Jamila marked it as to-read Dec 14, Boima Tucker marked it as to-read Feb 26, Music theory has been focused on classical music for many years; this book refocuses on the critical and more universal versions of music. They all od attention. Weston Bonczek marked it as to-read Jul 31, Indeed, art through the ages, including the Western canon, has been socially constructed.
Rap Music and the Poetics of Identity
This criticism notwithstanding, Krims, himself a rap performer and dedicated fan, as well as an academic a music theoristreferences an enormous amount of music, demonstrating a staggering poetivs of the style. Email alerts New issue alert.
But students and scholars who accept the academic importance of the rap idiom an idealization of rap is already taking place in the works of young composers–Gregory Walker, for example will appreciate this contribution to the literature on contemporary music. Through a trickster discourse, the narratives and art in this study deconstruct stereotypes and misrepresentations recycled through the past five centuries.
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Whereas a great deal of popular music scholarship dismisses music analysis as irrelevant or of limited value, the present book argues that it can be crucial to cultural theory. In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: That is why the work presented in The Trickster Shift is on poehics cutting edge of the wider spectrum of ways of knowing acknowledged in recent years by the academy, yet, even so, only in some discourses.
Deryaege marked it as to-read May 04, Nazli Yener added it Sep 09, The academy thus is moving beyond the limitations of linear intellectual analysis. Contact Contact Us Help.
This is the first book to discuss in detail how rap music is put together musically. It is unique for bringing together perspectives from music theory, musicology, cultural studies, critical theory, and communications.