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Author McCarren, Felicia M.
Title French moves : the cultural politics of le hip hop / Felicia McCarren.
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, [2012]
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Author McCarren, Felicia M.
Series Oxford studies in dance theory
Oxford studies in dance theory.
Subject Hip-hop dance -- France.
Hip-hop -- Social aspects -- France.
Hip-hop -- Political aspects -- France.
France -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Description 1 online resource (xxxviii, 202 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Politics and poetics : Hip hop citizens: politics, culture and performance ; Hip hop "speaks" French: Droit de Citer ; Hip hop as postcolonial representation: Farid Berki's Invisible Armada and Exodust -- Techniques and technologies : Dancing in and out of the box: Franck II Louise's Drop It! and Compagnie Choream's Epsilon ; Breaking history: Hélène Cixous' L'histoire terrible mais inachevée de Norodom Sihanouk, Roi du Cambodge and Yiphun Chiem's Apsara ; Techniques: French urban dance in intellectual context conclusion.
Summary This study - the first in English to introduce readers to the French mouv' - analyzes the choreographic development of hip hop into la danse urbaine, touring on national and international stages, as hip hoppeurs move beyond the banlieue, figuring new forms within the mobility brought by new media and global migration.
Note Description based on print version record.
ISBN 9780199939961 (electronic bk.)
0199939969 (electronic bk.)
9780199939954
0199939950
9780199939978
0199939977
OCLC # 858861657
Additional Format Print version: McCarren, Felicia M. French moves 9780199939954 (DLC) 2012034147 (OCoLC)816315840