The Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts and the School of Literature, Media, and Communication have a course titled, “Exploring the Lyrics of Outkast and Trap Music to Explore Politics of Social Justice” that is taught by DILAC Fellow Joycelyn Wilson, PhD.
11 Alive News has posted a video segment discussing the course with some of its current students. To watch this video or read their article, follow this link: http://www.11alive.com/news/education/georgia-tech-class-uses-outkast-to-teach-social-justice/415670343
Dr. Wilson was interviewed on NPR’s All Things Considered. To read an excerpt or the full article, go to: http://www.iac.gatech.edu/news-events/stories/2017/2/outkast-class-using-hip-hop-teach-social-justice/587160