Posts Tagged ‘African American’

Good Hair Trailer

Friday, January 21st, 2011

Comedian Chris Rock examines the role hair plays in African American culture and perceptions of beauty. Very funny and very illuminating. Found at YouTube from GoodHairMovie.

Hip Hop In Context

Monday, December 6th, 2010

Cornel West and Jay-Z discuss hip hop’s role in American culture. Found at

Andre, Black Nerd

Monday, November 8th, 2010

What the world needs now is a black nerd archetype: Enter Andre Meadows. Found at YouTube from BlackNerdComedy.

Electric Purgatory

Sunday, August 2nd, 2009

A documentary that examines the struggles of black rock musicians and the industry’s ambivalence towards them. Found at YouTube from cinetic.