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Josh Kun

Josh Kun is a professor at the University of Southern California Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism and the author of Audiotopia: Music, Race, and America (University of California Press).

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An investigation of music’s power by one of its great polymaths Read more

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Two new books and a documentary cue up the soundtrack of the black-power movement. Read more

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A new musical movement turns Mexican drug violence into catchy sing-alongs. Read more

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Pop music is obsessed with the past—and that's not good. Read more

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