- Main contributors
Hurt, Byron, 1970-; Gordon, Sabrina Schmidt; God Bless the Child Productions; Independent Television Service
A look at the conceptualization of masculinity in hip-hop culture. Pays tribute to hip-hop while challenging the rap music industry to take responsibility for too often perpetuating destructive, deeply conservative styles of manhood that glamorize sexism, violence, and homophobia. Includes interviews with prominent rappers, music industry executives, and social critics.
Mos Def (Rapper); Fat Joe; Chuck D, 1960-; Jadakiss; Busta Rhymes (Musician); Simmons, Russell; Dyson, Michael Eric; Guy-Sheftall, Beverly
Media Education Foundation
Performing Arts, Music; Music; American Culture, History; Rap (Music) -- History and criticism; Hip-hop -- United States; Masculinity in music; Sexism in music; Violence in music; Masculinity in popular culture -- United States
North America; United States; Massachusetts; Northampton
Distinctive Media Collections
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- In Copyright
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- Physical Description
61 minutes; color
Films @ UM
Access condition: campus-only.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090493; Fedora 2 PID: umd:76512; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/10694; Catalog Key: alephsys003883237; OCLC: ocn174043031
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