Straight Outta Compton

In the late 1980s NWA faced boycotts, censorship, and FBI threats. In 2015 their biopic became the nation’s number one film.

Kendrick Lamar

Lamar has been labeled hip hop’s newest “messiah,” but he has also drawn fire for seeming to say that Black people shared the blame for…

Guest Speaker

In Fall 2018, CSU Social Media Manager Erin Fender spoke to the class about her job.


The second half of Ta-Nehisi Coates’s book offers great insight and few answers.

Dancing Identities

“Bollywood dance” is used by diasporic communities to reinforce and negotiate their national identities.

YouTube Analytics

In addition to demo-ing and discussing the tools available for YouTube, we also review for the final exam.