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Hip Hop As Critical Consciousness

Hip Hop As Critical Consciousness by the Africa World Now Project (AWNP)

AWNP is a radio program where the hosts have discussions with activists, scholars, and artists on a number of social and political issues impacting the African world. The AWNP

Africa World Now Project airs Wednesday @ 7 PM on WSNC 90.5FM, a broadcast service of Winston Salem State University.

This two part series focuses on hip hop as critical consciousness.

Part I of this series features a conversation with Kenyan scholar and artist Dr. Pricilla Gitonga.

Part 2 of this series features a conversation with scholar, activist, and artist Dr. Will Boone. Dr. Boone from Winston Salem State University


Assistant Professor in the African Studies Department at Howard University. Professor of the course Hip Hop and Popular Culture in Africa. Researcher and photographer of hip hop in Africa.

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