Readings Required: Kajikawa, “My Name is” pp. 118-142 and “Conclusion,” pp. 143-149 Troy, “The Pop Presidency of Barack Obama,”

Readings
Required:
Kajikawa, “My Name is” pp. 118-142 and “Conclusion,” pp. 143-149
Troy, “The Pop Presidency of Barack Obama,” pp. 41-46 (Canvas)
Forman, “Conscious Hip Hop, Change and the Obama Era,” (Canvas)
Saputra, “Hip Hop and the Limits of Political Engagement in the Age of Obama,” pp.125-132 (Canvas)
Kajikawa, “Young, Scrappy, and Hungry” (Canvas)
Eyerman, “Protest Music in the Age of Trump,” pp.1-8 (Canvas)
Additional Resources:
1. King, “Activism, Identity Politics, and Pop’s Great Awokening,” https://pitchfork.com/features/article/2010s-pops-great-awokening-black-lives-matter-beyonce-kendrick-lamar-solange/