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Author Rivera, Raquel Z.
Title New York Ricans from the hip hop zone / Raquel Z. Rivera.
Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.
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 Floor2  F128.9.P85 R585 2003    DUE 02-28-17
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 278 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Series New directions in Latino American cultures
New directions in Latino American cultures.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-270) and index.
Contents Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Introduction -- Enter the New York Ricans -- I. Historical narrative -- It's just begun : the 1970s and early 1980s ; Whose hip hop? the late 1980s and early 1990s ; Ghettocentricity, Blackness and pan-Latinidad : the mid-to-late 1990s -- II. Topics at the turn of the century -- Latin@s get hot and ghetto-tropical ; Butta pecan mamis ; Navigating Blackness and Latinidad through language ; Remembering Big Pun ; Between Blackness and Latinidad : a brief historical overview -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Appendix : interviews and articles -- Fat Joe ; La Bruja ; Angie Martinez ; Dynasty Rockers' Diana ; Hip hop meets bomba at the real wedding of the millennium ; Of artists and cuties ; Barrio's graffiti hall of fame.
Subject Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Social life and customs.
Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Ethnic identity.
Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Intellectual life.
Hip-hop -- New York (State) -- New York.
African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Relations with Hispanic Americans.
Ethnicity -- New York (State) -- New York.
New York (N.Y.) -- Ethnic relations.
New York (N.Y.) -- Race relations.
New York (N.Y.) -- Intellectual life.
ISBN 1403960445 (pbk.)
OCLC number 51031024