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This week’s In Media Res<http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/imr/> theme focus is Hip Hop - Southern Aesthetics (September 1 - September 5, 2014).

Here's the line-up:

Monday, September 1, 2014 - Michele Prettyman-Beverly (Middle Georgia State College) presents: The Dirty South and Other Visual Aesthetics
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - Regina Bradley (Kennesaw State University) presents: Tending the Chonkyfire: Does the South STILL Have Something to Say in Hip Hop?
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - Charles Linscott (Ohio University) presents: Southern Reconstruction: On Killer Mike’s ‘Reagan’
Thursday, September 4, 2014 - Lauren Cramer (Georgia State University) presents: Southern Hip Hop: A Sensory Tour Through the Third Coast
Friday, September 5, 2014 - Akil Houston (Ohio University) presents: Badu & Family: Ruminations on a Southern Aesthetic

Theme week organized by Michele Prettyman-Beverly<http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/imr/users/mbeverly2> (Middle Georgia State College), with IMR liaison Lauren Cramer<http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/imr/users/lauren-cramer>.

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Best,
The In Media Res Team

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