Issue 2

In the second issue, Tyah-Amoy Roberts theorizes the ungendering of Megan Thee Stallion on social media; Emma Rashes investigates “crowdsourced appropriation” on Urban Dictionary; and Cahron Cross’s rap riffs on Earl Sweatshirt’s Afropessimist poetics.

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Issue 1

In the first issue, the editors write their inaugural introduction; Joshua Clarendon close reads Kendrick Lamar’s “U”; Justin Wang theorizes lofi’s popularity under the Trump Administration; and Krithi Reddy explores the viral trend of white women’s ASL interpretations of rap performances. 

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