Emanuel Wallace is a hip-hop enthusiast and photographer who in addition to PopMatters, also writes and contributes news stories to RapReviews, the Examiner and is an editorial intern at RESPECT. Magazine. He also is the staff photographer at Cleveland Scene Magazine and a contributing photographer at the Call & Post newspaper. He holds an MBA in Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management and is currently completing a photography book documenting hip hop music in Columbus, Ohio. Find him on Twitter at @MannyWallace.