Elijah Wald
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 4 Articles
//Columns

Retelling the History of Black Music: Everything You Know About the Blues Is Wrong
2 Jul 2008 // 6:00 PM

For the most part, blacks were not involved in the heroic work of rescuing the black acoustic blues legacy from the passage of time.

//Reviews

It's an Art Form, Talking 'Bout Your Mama
24 Mar 2015 // 9:05 PM

Readers that aren’t easily offended will find themselves laughing and cringing at what is surely the raunchiest history book in years.

Yo Mama's So Dumb... 'The Dozens: A History of Rap's Mama'
9 Sep 2012 // 6:10 PM

Elijah Wald brings to life the special pride of place bawdy insult humor has enjoyed in black music, comedy and literature.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Solitaire' and the Ubiquity of the Single Player Game

// Moving Pixels

"Gaming isn't leaving your granny behind any time soon.

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