Archives for January 2012

Beat Making Lab in UNC Music Department

Published on 9 Jan 2012 at 3:05 am. 2 Comments.
Filed under academia,education,music.

I’ve taught courses at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill since 2009, but until this semester all of my courses have been in the Department of African and African American Studies. This semester I have the privilege of developing a new class just a few buildings down from Battle Hall in the Music […]

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Unemployment Down… Unless You’re Black.

Published on 8 Jan 2012 at 12:07 am. 1 Comment.
Filed under economy,racism.

For those of you who tweet I highly recommend you follow Dr. Mark Anthony Neal (@newblackman) and Dr. Sandy Darity (@sandydarity). You’ll learn things like this: “@NewBlackMan: Unemployment Rises For Blacks As It Falls For Everyone Else @SandyDarity”. Dr. Neal linked a News One article, but I found another article via CNN, which doesn’t force […]

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