Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Lil Wayne, Hip Hop as art, series finale

This look at Lil Wayne and Hip Hop as art form is the final segment of a three-part series. It follows Part 2, "More on Lil Wayne New Orleans, and seeing Hip Hop as art."

The focus of part 3: "How many Lil Waynes might New Orleans have that we will never see? I mean little poets who could pick up a pen but choose a gun instead. Part 2 covered seeing Hip Hop as art and how some in the black middle class disapprove of it as an art form.

New Orleans is a city marred by a violence the non-violent cannot fathom. For instance, we mourn right now the ... Continue reading at New Orleans Literature Examiner

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