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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

Author:

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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