Africa Speaks, America Answers: Modern Jazz in Revolutionary Times

Africa Speaks, America Answers: Modern Jazz in Revolutionary Times

by Robin D. G. Kelley
     
 

This collective biography of four jazz musicians from Brooklyn, Ghana, and South Africa demonstrates how modern Africa reshaped jazz, how modern jazz helped form a new African identity, and how musical convergences and crossings altered the politics and culture of both continents.See more details below

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This collective biography of four jazz musicians from Brooklyn, Ghana, and South Africa demonstrates how modern Africa reshaped jazz, how modern jazz helped form a new African identity, and how musical convergences and crossings altered the politics and culture of both continents.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674046245
Publisher:
Harvard
Publication date:
02/27/2012
Series:
The Nathan I. Huggins Lectures, #13
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
744,989
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.10(d)

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