Graduation Date

Fall 12-16-2016

Grading Professor

Fred Kaufman

Subject Concentration


Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Liberia's most famous rapper has embarked on a quest to save democracy in Africa's oldest republic. This challenge faces Jonathan "Takun J" Koffa after a nine-year reign as the king of HiCo — a local form of Hip Hop music defined by the local patois. A local form of corruption called "Gbagba" makes for a formidable enemy, but Takun J has a plan to defeat it.

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