Lyceum Series: Kyle Adams, "Rap Music on Trial"

DateApril 18, 2023
Time4:00 - 5:00 pm
LocationMeadows Recital Hall, Glennis McCrary Music Building
DescriptionThe Academic Studies Division Colloquium sponsors the Lyceum Series speaker Music Theorist Kyle Adams in a lecture, "Rap Music on Trial."

This presentation examines the troubling use of hip-hop lyrics as "evidence" in criminal trials, and takes a musicological and analytical approach to demonstrate why this stems from a misunderstanding of the genre and its goals.

This event is free and open to the public. Students receive recital credit.
PublisherSchool of Music
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