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Yishu Deng

Yishu Deng is an MA student in Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Chicago and was editorial intern with Arab Media & Society during Summer 2016.

PODCAST | Old Verses in a New Climate

As the ramifications of the Arab Spring fade away, we look at how Arabic hip-hop has evolved since that time. Sean O’Keefe, author of the once popular but now inactive blog Revolutionary Arab Rap, offers his perspectives on Arabic hip-hop music in terms of its history, development, media coverage, and …

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