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Bringing "Street Lit" In the House

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

 'H.N.I.C' is Albert 'Prodigy' Johnson's first venture into fiction writing. 'H.N.I.C' is Albert "Prodigy" Johnson's first venture into fiction writing. (Courtesy of Infamous Books)

Albert "Prodigy" Johnson, rapper with the Hip-hop duo Mobb Deep, is the curator of the Akashic imprint Infamous Books, aimed at bringing the crossover appeal of urban music to urban fiction. The authors of the new Infamous Books Swing (Infamous Books, 2014) by Miasha and Black Lotus (Infamous Books, 2014) by K’wan talk about the business of "street lit" and this imprint that brings it into the independent publishing world.

Guests:

K'wan and Miasha

Comments [2]

fuva from harlemworld

Prodigy! Great emcee.

May. 28 2014 10:15 AM
john from office

Brian are you kidding with this segment. In your attempt to be HIP, you degrade a great station and show.

May. 28 2014 09:53 AM

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