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Born to Use Mics: Reading Nas's Illmatic by [Michael Eric Dyson, Sohail Daulatzai]

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Michael Eric Dyson is the author of seventeen books, including Is Bill Cosby Right?, April 4, 1968, and Holler If You Hear Me. Currently University Professor of Sociology at Georgetown University, he lives in Washington, D.C. Sohail Daulatzai is an assistant professor in African American Studies and Film and Media Studies at the University of California, Irvine. He lives in Los Angeles, California. --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

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"A vital book for readers eager to understand the history of the genre."

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"A vital book for readers eager to understand the history of the genre."

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A vital book for readers eager to understand the history of the genre. "

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"A vital book for readers eager to understand the history of the genre."
--This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B06XC9FBB8
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Civitas Books (29 December 2009)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 577 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 322 pages
  • Page numbers source ISBN ‏ : ‎ 0465002110
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Sohail Daulatzai is associate professor in the Department of Film and Media Studies and the Program in African American Studies at the University of California, Irvine. He is coeditor of Born to Use Mics: Reading Nas’s Illmatic.

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