Book Discussion on Know What I Mean? Reflections on Hip Hop

Professor Dyson talked about his book, Know What I Mean?: Reflections on Hip Hop. He chronicled hip hop culture through the… read more

Professor Dyson talked about his book, Know What I Mean?: Reflections on Hip Hop. He chronicled hip hop culture through the years. Topics included nomenclature, forbidden words, the issues vented by hip hop, and the controversies surrounding the music and hip hop performers. Mr. Dyson also examined hip hop’s survival in mainstream culture. After his presentation he responded to audience members' questions. close

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Book Discussion on Know What I Mean? Reflections on Hip Hop

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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Aug 12, 2007
Last Aired:
Aug 19, 2007

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  • Aug 12, 2007 | 1:32am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 13, 2007 | 6:29am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2007 | 4:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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