We invite you to explore PBS LearningMedia™! or here.
After 2 resource views, you will be prompted to create an account.

The Anthology of Rap

Grades: 6-13+
Login with your PBS account
Closed Captioning Settings
×

Preview

Captions look like this

Captions size

  • 15

Captions font family

Edge style

Captions color

Background color

Window color

Text Opacity

  • 100%

Background Opacity

  • 100%

Window Opacity

  • 0%
  • Save Settings
  • Reset

This video explores how rap is treated as poetry in the new book "The Anthology of Rap."

Download:

Permitted use: Stream and Download

© 2010

Favorite count: 173
Content Standards
Common Core State Standards

Examine the extent to which rap music incorporates the rhythm, complex rhyme schemes, and metaphoric language of poetry and consider how rap lyrics are related to the traditions of lyric poetry.


Source:

PBS Newshour

http://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/