Posts tagged: Hip-Hop - Diverse

Dr. Mark Redondo Villegas: A Cultural Scholar

by Lois Elfman | February 7, 2019 Now in his second year as an assistant professor at Franklin & Marshall College, Dr. Mark Redon Read more

Temple University Blockson Collection Obtains Materials of Tupac Shakur

by | November 1, 2018
The Charles L. Blockson Afro-American Collection at Temple University unveiled the newly obtain [...] Read more

Scholars: Kendrick Lamar’s Pulitzer is a Sign of Hip-Hop’s Impact

by | April 17, 2018
While the announcement of Kendrick Lamar’s selection for a Pulitzer Prize came as a surprise [...] Read more

Guest Artists Add a New Dimension to Hip Hop Studies

by | November 9, 2017
The inclusion of Hip Hop studies in academia has become a growing trend at colleges and univers [...] Read more

Newly-minted Doctor Mixing Hip-hop and Science

by Lois Elfman | May 17, 2017
Just prior to Dr. Edmund Adjapong receiving his doctoral hood, he and his mentor, Dr. Christoph [...] Read more

#BlackBruinsMatter Movement Sheds Light on Alleged Hostile Climate at UCLA

by Autumn A. Arnett | October 11, 2015
After a Kanye Western-themed fraternity party at UCLA saw students donning “baggy clothes, pl [...] Read more

‘Straight Outta Compton’ Highlights Complex Role of Black Women in Society

by Autumn A. Arnett | August 19, 2015
Scholars contemplate the broader relationship between hip hop and women. [...] Read more

Like a Boss: Peterson Stands Out in World of Hip-Hop Scholars

by Jamal Eric Watson | January 7, 2015
For as long as he can remember, Dr. James Braxton Peterson has always been enamored with hip-ho [...] Read more