Why White Kids Love Hip Hop

Why White Kids Love Hip Hop

Wankstas, Wiggas, Wannabes, and the New Reality of Race in America

Book - 2005
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Publisher: New York : Basic Civitas Books, c2005.
ISBN: 9780465037469
0465037461
Characteristics: xvii, 222 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Preface
Introduction
Part 1. Questions. Do white boys want to be black? ; Why white kids love hip-hop ; Identity crisis? : more than acting black ; Erasing blackness : are white suburban kids really hip-hop's primary audience?
Part 2. Answers. From W.E.B. Du Bois to Chuck D ; Wankstas, wiggers, and wannabes : hip-hop, film and white boyz in the hood ; Fear of a culture bandit : Eminem, the source and America's racial politics (old and new) ; Coalition building across race : organizing the hip-hop voting bloc
Acknowledgments
Index.

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