Ben Westhoff
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//Columns

The Hate for Southern Hip-Hop: Why So Serious?
17 Jul 2011 // 5:00 PM

The way some of us disparage Southern rap, you'd think rappers like Gucci Mane and Waka Flocka Flame had recorded a record dissing Kool G. Rap and Big Daddy Kane.

//Reviews

The New Mouth, New (Post Civil Rights) 'Dirty South'
24 Jul 2011 // 5:00 PM

Ben Westhoff presents his audience with a smorgasboard of experiences that are often overlooked in conversations about hip-hop culture.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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