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Hip, the history

Title
Hip, the history / John Leland.
ISBN
0060528176
Published
New York : Ecco, c2004.
Physical Description
1 online resource
Variant and related titles
Internet Archive collection.
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
May 07, 2020
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
In the beginning there was rhythm: slavery, minstrelsy and the blues
The O.G.'s: Emerson, Thoreau, Melville and Whitman
My black/white roots: Jazz, the lost Generation and the Harlem Renaissance
Would a hipster hit a lady? Pulp fiction, film noir and gangsta rap
The golden age of hip, part 1: Bebop, cool jazz and the cold war
The golden age of hip, part 2: The beats
The tricksters: signifying monkeys and other hip engines of progress
Hip has three fingers: the miseducation of Bugs Bunny
The world is a ghetto: Blacks, Jews, and blues
Criminally hip: Outlaws, gangsters, players, hustlers
Where the ladies at? Revel girls, riot grrrls and the revenge on the mother
Behind the music: the drug connection
"It's like punk rock, but a car": Hip sells out
Do geeks dream of HTML sheep? A digressive journey through digital hip
Everybody's hip: superficial reflections on the white caucasian.
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