Articles tagged black history month

4 Feb 2008 // 4:30 AM

“PRINCE AMONG SLAVES” (PBS Home Video, $24.99, not rated, available Feb. 12): This excellent film is about a West African prince, Abdul Rahman Ibrahima Sori, who was

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Bling, Bling, Bia, Bia!: How Hip-Hop Can Survive Beyond Black History Month

If hip-hop is an art, or a larger entity such as a culture, then we must be able to assess it. No body survives unchecked, so what sets hip-hop apart? As its producers and participants, fans and Stans, we must be able to navigate conversations about our actions.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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