Sentences We Didn’t Finish
Sep 24, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 02 • By THE SCRAPBOOK
‘It’s difficult to know what to ask a rapper. It’s not unlike the difficulty (I imagine) of being a rapper. Whatever you say must be considered from at least three angles, and it’s an awkward triangulation. In one corner you have your hard-core hip-hop heads; the type for whom . . . ” (Zadie Smith, New York Times, September 9).