TITLE

The postures and the reality

AUTHOR(S)
Senna, Danzy; Smith, Vern E.
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
Newsweek;11/15/1993, Vol. 122 Issue 20, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on two rappers who were jailed for alleged gunplay last week. In the Bronx, Flavor Flav (William Drayton) of the political group Public Enemy; In Atlanta, Tupac Shakur, a rising star with two movie roles and a gold album under his belt; What each man is charged with; How the incidents raise problems for rap.
ACCESSION #
9311097693

 

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