Rap Academics

‘Kids rock Akademiks but they’re not academic’: hip-hop, academia and the liminal spaces between

This song is a ra/p/aper, demonstrating and arguing that hip-hop practice is hip-hop studies. Building on AD Carson’s artist-research in the form of mixtap/e/ssays (Carson, 2020), the track asserts that rap is research, art is scholarship, rather than research being a process...

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