Holler if you hear me: searching for Tupac Shakur

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With a new preface by the author. Ten years after his murder, Tupac Shakur is even more loved, contested, and celebrated than he was in life. His posthumously released albums, poetry, and motion pictures have catapulted him into the upper echelon of American cultural icons. In Holler If You Hear Me , "hip-hop intellectual" Michael Eric Dyson, acclaimed author of the bestselling Is Bill Cosby Right? , offers a wholly original way of looking at Tupac that will thrill those who already love the artist and enlighten those who want to understand him.
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display_description Ten years after his murder, rap artist Tupac Shakur is even more loved, contested and celebrated than he was in life. His posthumously released albums, poetry, and movies still top the charts; he inspires countless plays, articles, and websites by fans and critics alike. Who was Tupac and why does he matter so much?" Here, "hip-hop intellectual" Michael Eric Dyson, acclaimed for his writing on Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr., as well as his passionate defense of black youth culture, turns his attention to one of the most enigmatic and enduring figures of our time. Through original interviews and reporting, Dyson offers us a wholly original understanding of the controversial icon who has been called the "black Elvis".--From publisher description.
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Rap musicians -- United States -- Biography
Shakur, Tupac, -- 1971-1996
title_display Holler if you hear me : searching for Tupac Shakur
title_full Holler if you hear me : searching for Tupac Shakur / Michael Eric Dyson ; [with a new preface by the author]
Holler if you hear me : searching for Tupac Shakur [electronic resource] Dyson, Michael Eric.
Holler if you hear me [electronic resource] : searching for Tupac Shakur / Michael Eric Dyson ; [with a new preface by the author]
title_short Holler if you hear me :
title_sub searching for Tupac Shakur
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Shakur, Tupac