Content tagged "rap"
Posted by CMS/W
The year-long fellowship includes a spring semester rap course.
Event: Thursday, September 19, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Ian Condry, “Sound, Learning and Democracy: The Curvature of Social Space-Time through Japanese Music, from Underground Techno to Pop Idols”
Professor Ian Condry explores contemporary Japanese music, with a comparison of diverse examples, such as female Japanese rappers, underground techno festivals, the virtual idol Hatsune Miku, and the pop idol group AKB48.
Event: Thursday, February 27, 2014 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
In this presentation, Meredith Schweig explores the gender politics and practices of the Taiwan rap scene.
Posted by Sam Ford S.M., Comparative Media Studies, 2007
Hip Hop Japan: Rap and the Paths of Cultural Globalization is the realization of many years of work for Ian Condry, an associate professor of Japanese cultural studies in MIT Foreign Languages and Literatures and a CMS faculty affiliate.
Posted by Ian Condry
Ian Condry interprets Japan’s hip-hop scene, how a music and culture that originated halfway around the world is appropriated and remade.