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The Lyrics of Prince Rogers Nelson : A Literary Look at a Creative, Musical Poet, Philosopher, and Storyteller
by C. Liegh McInnis


Overview - The Lyrics of Prince is an analysis of the lyrical themes, movements, and development of Prince. McInnis seeks to show that Prince is a lyrical talent on par with Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, and Jimi Hendrix. The book shows that Prince is a metaphysical poet attempting to reconcile his individual desires in a strict and confining society.  Read more...

 
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Overview
The Lyrics of Prince is an analysis of the lyrical themes, movements, and development of Prince. McInnis seeks to show that Prince is a lyrical talent on par with Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, and Jimi Hendrix. The book shows that Prince is a metaphysical poet attempting to reconcile his individual desires in a strict and confining society. Thus, Prince's work is a barometer for the sensibilities of the eighties as well as provides insight to the post Civil Rights African American who is grappling with place and otherness.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780965577588
  • ISBN-10: 0965577589
  • Publisher: Claude L. McInnis
  • Publish Date: March 2009
  • Page Count: 674
  • Dimensions: 9.02 x 5.98 x 1.48 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.15 pounds


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