The Novelist & the Rapper

The Novelist the Rapper The Novelist the Rapper is a collection of stories and essays that weave together Nobel Banquet speeches hip hop interviews Colonel Sanders autobiography and the diary of a forgotten Revolutio

  • Title: The Novelist & the Rapper
  • Author: Mickey Hess
  • ISBN: 9780974004778
  • Page: 168
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Novelist the Rapper is a collection of stories and essays that weave together Nobel Banquet speeches, hip hop interviews, Colonel Sanders autobiography, and the 1777 diary of a forgotten Revolutionary War hero to create a unique mix of found text, memoir, and fiction Pieces from the collection have been published in McSweeney s, Ninth Letter, Punk Planet, FourtThe Novelist the Rapper is a collection of stories and essays that weave together Nobel Banquet speeches, hip hop interviews, Colonel Sanders autobiography, and the 1777 diary of a forgotten Revolutionary War hero to create a unique mix of found text, memoir, and fiction Pieces from the collection have been published in McSweeney s, Ninth Letter, Punk Planet, Fourteen Hills, and Pear Noir.

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    About “Mickey Hess”

    1. Mickey Hess

      Mickey Hess is the author of Big Wheel at the Cracker Factory, The Nostalgia Echo, and Is Hip Hop Dead In December 2015 HarperCollins will release the paperback of The Dirty Version, the Ol Dirty Bastard biography Mickey co wrote with Buddha Monk Mickey is Professor of English at Rider University in New Jersey.

    994 thoughts on “The Novelist & the Rapper”

    1. I enjoyed this book. It is quite eclectic, and entertaining on the surface. The cover is designed like a CD jewel case, which fits the theme.Below the surface is some sometimes dark commentary on the lives of artists, both musically and literary, and the trends our culture finds relevant. The author is present throghout the work, commentint on every day life and current ideas. The voice is original and authentic.Some background knowledge of the people mentioned will enhance your enjoyment of thi [...]


    2. I had to read this book twice, partially because I didn't catch all of the pop culture references and again because I thought I couldn't possibly be reading what I read. The words are all common, but the messages they are sending are almost unthinkable. I recommend this book to anyone that likes a challenge or anyone that likes to read off the wall things.


    3. This is a COOL read, eclectic and fun. I did not want to put it down. At times I really felt for the characters,other times I was laughing. I really love the use of different media sourcescertainly made for a unique one of a kind book.



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