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“Music Can Take Us There”: Cultural Insights from an Ethnomusicologist

A visit with Stephanie Shonekan, Assistant Professor, Ethnomusicology, Black Studies

By Spencer Melgren
Published: - Topics: music culture identity black studies Africa

Hip Hop 101 at the Blue Note

Topics: hip hop music

On November 20, 2013, as part of a series of educational events on American music, Dr. Shonekan hosted the event Hip Hop 101 at the Blue Note. The event included performances of spoken word poetry, spinning, hip hop music, and freestyle rap.