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Title Hip : the history / John Leyland.

Published New York : HarperCollins, 2004.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  306.40973 HIP    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description [viii], 405 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Preface: Getting Hip 1 -- Introduction: What Is Hip? Superficial Reflections on America 4 -- 1 In the Beginning There Was Rhythm: Slavery, Minstrelsy and the Blues 17 -- 2 O.G.'s: Emerson, Thoreau, Melville and Whitman 39 -- 3 My Black/White Roots: Jazz, the Lost Generation and the Harlem Renaissance 57 -- 4 Would a Hipster Hit a Lady? Pulp Fiction, Film Noir and Gangsta Rap 87 -- 5 Golden Age of Hip, Part 1: Bebop, Cool Jazz and the Cold War 111 -- 6 Golden Age of Hip, Part 2: The Beats 137 -- 7 Tricksters: Signifying Monkeys and Other Hip Engines of Progress 161 -- 8 Hip Has Three Fingers: The Miseducation of Bugs Bunny 186 -- 9 World Is a Ghetto: Blacks, Jews and Blues 202 -- 10 Criminally Hip: Outlaws, Gangsters, Players, Hustlers 223 -- 11 Where the Ladies At? Rebel Girls, Riot Grrrls and the Revenge on the Mother 239 -- 12 Behind the Music: The Drug Connection 260 -- 13 "It's Like Punk Rock, But a Car": Hip Sells Out 282 -- 14 Do Geeks Dream of HTML Sheep? A Digressive Journey Through Digital Hip 310 -- 15 Everybody's Hip: Superficial Reflections on the White Caucasian 339.
Subject Subculture -- United States -- History.
Popular music -- United States -- History.
African Americans -- Music -- History.
Popular culture -- United States -- History.
African Americans in popular culture -- History.
ISBN 0060528176