Know What I Mean?

Know What I Mean?

Reflections on Hip-Hop

By Michael Eric Dyson

Basic Civitas Books, Hardcover, 9780465017164, 208pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2007


America’s foremost “hip-hop intellectual” and acclaimed biographer of Marvin Gaye and Tupac Shakur weighs in on the past, present, and future of hip-hop music

About the Author

Michael Eric Dyson, named by Ebony as one of the hundred most influential black Americans, is the author of sixteen books, including Holler if You Hear Me, Is Bill Cosby Right? and I May Not Get There With You: The True Martin Luther King Jr. He is currently University Professor of Sociology at Georgetown University. He lives in Washington, D.C.