The Resource Rhyme's challenge : hip hop, poetry, and contemporary rhyming culture, David Caplan

Rhyme's challenge : hip hop, poetry, and contemporary rhyming culture, David Caplan

Label
Rhyme's challenge : hip hop, poetry, and contemporary rhyming culture
Title
Rhyme's challenge
Title remainder
hip hop, poetry, and contemporary rhyming culture
Statement of responsibility
David Caplan
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rhyme's Challenge offers a concise, pithy primer to hip-hop poetics while presenting a spirited defense of rhyme in contemporary American poetry. David Caplan's stylish study examines hip-hop's central but supposedly outmoded verbal technique: rhyme. At a time when print-based poets generally dismiss formal rhyme as old-fashioned and bookish, hip-hop artists deftly deploy it as a way to capture the contemporary moment. Rhyme accommodates and colorfully chronicles the most conspicuous conditions and symbols of contemporary society: its products, technologies, and personalities. Ranging from Sha..
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
808.1
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1517
LC item number
.C36 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Rhyme's challenge : hip hop, poetry, and contemporary rhyming culture, David Caplan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-169) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: because it rhymes -- Reduced to rhyme: contemporary doggerel -- The art of rhymed insult -- Making love in mirrors: hip-hop seduction verse -- The inheritors of hip hop: reclaiming rhyme -- Conclusion: on the present and future of rhyme
Control code
ocn869735984
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 178 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199714100
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b34680007
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)869735984
  • ebl019971410X

Library Locations

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