Hisham D. Aidi
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 1 Articles

Beats, Rhymes and Jihad
6 Oct 2014 // 8:30 PM

Hip-hop appeals to those who feel powerless and disenfranchised, which is why ISIS looks to hip-hop communities as potential recruiting grounds.


'Rebel Music' and Islam's Influence on Jazz, Hip-hop and More
20 Jul 2014 // 9:00 PM

Exhaustive and thorough, Hisham D. Aidi's study on the Islamic influences in contemporary music is alternately informative and alienating.

//Mixed media

The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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