Arts & Culture
Master of Arts (MA)
Rapper Kendrick Lamar’s powerful documentation of his own personal struggles and that of a country overcome with racial strife have revitalized the genre of hip hop music. More than just the “greatest rapper alive,” Lamar is also one of the most important storytellers in America today.
Karim, Meeran, "How the “Greatest Rapper Alive” Returned Hip Hop to its Political Roots" (2017). CUNY Academic Works.