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Author Munro, Martin

Title Different drummers : rhythm and race in the Americas / Martin Munro

Publ Info Berkeley : University of California Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  ML3550 .M86 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  ML3550 .M86 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 280 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Music of the African diaspora ; 14
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-268) and index
Contents Introduction: Slaves to the rhythm -- Beating back darkness: rhythm and revolution in Haiti -- Rhythm, Creolization, and conflict in Trinidad -- Rhythm, music, and literature in the French Caribbean -- James Brown, rhythm, and black power -- Conclusion: Listening to new world history
LC subject Blacks -- Caribbean Area -- Music -- History and criticism
African Americans -- Music -- History and criticism
Brown, James, 1933-2006 -- Criticism and interpretation
ISBN 9780520262829 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520262824 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520262836 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0520262832 (pbk. : alk. paper)