Gender, Sex, Sexuality

Gender, Sex, Sexuality - -Patriarchy, misogyny Joan Morgan:...

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3.23 Gender, Sex, Sexuality - gender difference - gender inequality - dominant ideology - dominant position - claiming of men on top, radical against white on top - credibility given to young black men, young white men have no credibility - Gender --> woman, man - Sex --> male/female/intersex Gender and Sexuality in Hip Hop - History of hip hop as a cross racial and cross gender collaboration - The business of hip hop as one that excludes the dynamism of its history - Key female figures in early hip hop (Pink, Roxanne Shante, MC Lyte. ..) - Issues around young girls in public space - Gender roles - Fashioning of gender differences - Masculinity as framed through the subjugation of women and other men
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Unformatted text preview: -Patriarchy, misogyny Joan Morgan: Hip Hop Feminist-Generational ambivalence toward feminism-Interested in notion of womens empowerment that includes men in the conversation-from fly-girls to bitches an hos-The notion of being complicit in ones oppression (video hoes? Gangsta rappers?)-Disagreeing with notion that criticizing black men means collaborating with racist society.-Contemporary hip hop as glorifying black on black violence without acknowledging that black women are the silent victims of such crimes.-Sexism as mask for men to hide pain and complex emotions (such as vulnerability)...
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2012 for the course 050 247 taught by Professor Nicolefleetwood during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.

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