MUSI 1002 A Dec 9 2013
Gender in HipHop
Bitch Bad Lupe Fiasco
Influence on young people
Exploitation of women resulting in confused/misled youth
What sort of imagery are we seeing across genres?
Globalization and the transmission of music
How can music be tied to a particular culture or location?
How is music transported to different locations?
What happens when we see a merging of global musical styles and
Process in which the world is increasingly compressed into a specific
system through the spread of culture across civilizations
Britain held most of the musical influence/power
People were worried that globalization would destroy local culture
Four patterns of musical transmission
Two or more cultures interact and exchange features under fairly
loose forms and more or less equal terms
One form of culture imposed by a powerful group on a weaker
Colonial administration inflicted upon Africans (years ago)
Cultural dominance augmented by transfer of money and/or
resources from the dominated to the dominating group in power
The resulting worldwide establishment of transnational
corporations in the field of culture, the corresponding spread of