How Irionic: The University of Arizona Wants To Teach Us Hip-Hop
The state of Arizona has always been seen as one of the most conservative states in nation, but when it comes to music it looks like they have embraced the culutre of Hip-Hop with open arms.
For years universities have offered courses on the culture, but the University of Arizona is the first University to offer a concentrated program in the area of Hip-Hop.
How ironic is it that one of the last states to recognize MLK Day as an official holiday, is offering a Minor on the culture of Hip-Hop? What’s even more interesting is they did it before the state of NY, where it originated…
For more information on the program go to: Africana Studies Program.