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The Anthology of Rap

Grades: 6-13+
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This video explores how rap is treated as poetry in the new book "The Anthology of Rap."

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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.


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PBS Newshour

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