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Fever: How Rock 'n' Roll Transformed Gender in America

Riley, Tim

Published by Picador, 2005
ISBN 10: 0312424957 / ISBN 13: 9780312424954
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Title: Fever: How Rock 'n' Roll Transformed Gender ...

Publisher: Picador

Publication Date: 2005

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

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Edition: First Edition.


First printing. Flat SIGNED by Tim Riley on the title page. The covers are lightly worn and there corners are tipped with short creases. Bookseller Inventory # 12101710

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Synopsis: In Fever, music critic Tim Riley argues that while political and athletic role models have let us down, rock and roll has provided enduring role models for men and women. From Elvis Presley to Tina Turner to Bruce Springsteen to Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love, Riley makes a persuasive case that rock and roll, far from the corrosive force that conservative critics make it out to be, has instead been a positive influence in people's lives, laying out gender-defying role models far more enduringly than movies, TV, or "real life."

About the Author: Tim Riley is the author of Tell Me Why and Hard Rain. His commentary on pop culture has appeared in The Washington Post, Boston magazine, T he Boston Phoenix, Salon, and Feed. He is currently the pop critic for NPR?s Here and Now. He lives in Boston, Massachusetts.

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