Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Politics and Rap - A Discussion with Dr. Jason Nichols

Want to learn more about African American Studies, Black and Latino identity and relations, politics and rap? You should absolutely come to the BSOS Dean’s Student Advisory Council’s next Brown Bag on November 4th. We will be featuring Dr. Jason Nichols from the African American Studies Department.

AASD-Dr. Jason Nichols
*You don't have to be an AASD major to attend
Wednesday, November 4th
Location: 1126 Taliaferro Hall (AASD Mauer Library)
RSVP Here!

Editor-in-Chief of Words Beats & Life: The Global Journal of Hip-Hop Culture, the first peer-reviewed journal of hip-hop studies, Dr. Nichols is known on campus for both his scholarly work and his engagement beyond the classroom. Balancing his assortment of engagements, including writing for the Guardian on subjects like Black masculinity, hip hop and dance, and being a rapper in the group Wade Waters, Dr. Nichols has an abundance of expertise, and a bevy of real world knowledge to provide.