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Arrest the Music! Fela and His Rebel Art and Politics

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ISBN-10: 0253217180

ISBN-13: 9780253217189

Edition: 2004

Authors: Tejumola Olaniyan

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Originator of the 'Afrobeat', self-styled voice of the voiceless, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti wove music, lyrics & derisive humour into a heady mix that won him huge acclaim & challenged the military regimes in Nigeria & elsewhere in Africa.
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publication date: 10/29/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.880

Introduction: "Living in the Interregnum": Fela Anikulapo-Kuti and the Postcolonial Incredible
The "Apolitical" Avant-Pop Hustler
The Afrobeat Moralist
Dissident Tunes: The Political Afrobeat
Fela, Lagos, and the Postcolonial State
On the Shop Floor: The Social Production of Afrobeat
Pedagogue, Pedagogy, and the Pedagogic Form
The Cosmopolitan Nativist: Fela and the Antinomies of Postcolonial Modernity
The Political, The Libidinal
Conclusion: Afrobeat after Fela
General Index
Song Index