Acclaimed rock photographer Charles Peterson is back with a new subject--the world of contemporary breakdancing. B-boying, as it's referred to by its adepts, centers around the "cypher" (circle) created when b-boys and b-girls gather to practice or to "battle." Bigger and badder than ever, breakdancing has grown since its beginnings in the 1970s to become a global youth phenomenon today. Yet it remains a highly individualized practice--all one needs to get down are some beats and a smooth floor (and, of course, scads of ...

Cypher 2008, powerHouse Books

ISBN-13: 9781576874561

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