Robert Beck (born Robert Lee Maupin; August 4, 1918 – April 28, 1992), better
known as Iceberg Slim, was an American pimp who subsequently became an ...
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Iceberg Slim, also known as Robert Beck, was born as Robert Lee Maupin in
Chicago, Illinois on August 4th, 1918. He spent much of his childhood in ...
Aug 19, 2015 ... Robin D. G. Kelley on the life and legend of Iceberg Slim, whose writings
launched the pimp into America's pop-culture pantheon heroes and ...
Examines the tumultuous life of legendary Chicago pimp Iceberg Slim (1918-
1992) and how he reinvented himself from pimp to author of 7 groundbreaking ...
Aug 13, 2015 ... A promotional photo of Robert "Iceberg Slim" Beck for his spoken-word album "
Reflections." Image from the book "Street Poison" by Justin ...
Iceberg Slim burst forth in 1969 as a savagely gifted storyteller, whose paperback
novels sold in unprecedented numbers in the ghettos. Iceberg Slim was the ...
Iceberg Slim, also known as Robert Beck, was born as Robert Lee Maupin.
Novelist and poet whose most famous novel, Pimp, is semi-autobiographical.
A documentary about the legendary life of Iceberg Slim, a notorious pimp and
author of seven ground-breaking books whose work inspired many black artists.
Jul 18, 2013 ... In further homage, Ice-T has produced “Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp,” a
documentary told through talking-head admirers including Chris ...