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Pop Culture Library: Disney’s Song Of The South, Star Trek Unauthorized, Doctor Who Memories

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February 3, 2013
Pop Culture Library: Disney’s Song Of The South, Star Trek Unauthorized, Doctor Who Memories

Who’s Afraid Of The Song Of The South? (And Other Forbidden Disney Stories) by Jim Korkis (Theme Park Press, 2012) This new book by  Jim Korkis (a sequel of sorts to his essential The Vault Of Walt) is a welcome in-depth look at Walt Disney’s first predominantly live-action feature – considering the convoluted path...
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Groove Music: The Art And Culture Of The Hip-Hop DJ (Oxford University Press, 2012)

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June 7, 2012
Groove Music: The Art And Culture Of The Hip-Hop DJ (Oxford University Press, 2012)

Groove Music is a new volume from Oxford University Press, a treatise on the four decade evolution of hip-hop culture and the record manipulators who have guided that journey.  From the sound system parties in The Bronx in the 70s to the international turntablist scene of the 90s to today’s cutting edge DJ battles,...
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