2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

HNRS 20623 The Genius of Hip Hop

Prerequisites: Acceptance into the Honors College. This course examines the historical and cultural construction of Hip Hop as a global commodity, the genres, artists, styles, sounds, and rhetorical techniques that comprise the Hip Hop movement, and the intersectionality of race with mainstream images and experiences of Hip Hop in the U.S.