White Riot: Punk Rock and the Politics of Race by Stephen Duncombe, Maxwell Tremblay

By Stephen Duncombe, Maxwell Tremblay

From the conflict to Los Crudos, skinheads to afro-punks, the punk rock flow has been obsessed by means of race. And but the connections have by no means been traced in a accomplished way.

White Riot is the definitive research of the topic, accumulating first-person writing, lyrics, letters to zines, and analyses of punk background from around the globe. This e-book brings jointly writing from prime critics akin to Greil Marcus and Dick Hebdige, own reflections from punk pioneers comparable to Jimmy Pursey, Darryl Jenifer and Mimi Nguyen, and reviews on punk scenes from Toronto to Jakarta.

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