hist 10 :: reading summary 13 (due wed, dec 9)
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  1. What television show does the author argue was "integral to inculcating hip hop's distinctly urban culture into the rest of the country?" Provide details about when the show premiered, and how/why the show was so important.
  2. What, according to the author, is the "saddest consequence of hip hop video?"
  3. About what two (2) activities is the author speaking when he states that "there is a deep connection to be found in the evolution of two contemporary definers of black male genius?"
  4. Provide two (2) examples the author uses to make his argument that "hip hop is the ultimate capitalist tool."
  5. Provide evidence from the reading of the "high-intensity cultural war between the African American sexes" of the "post-soul era."

Total points for this reading summary:

100 points