Orchestrating Hip-hop Culture Online: Within and Beyond the Middle East

Author(s) Anders Ackfeldt
Contact Anders Ackfeldt, Lund University, Lund University Box 192, 221 00 Lund, Sweden. E-mail: anders.ackfeldt@cme.lu.se
Issue CyberOrient, Vol. 7, Iss. 2, 2013, pp. 4-7
Published November 10, 2013
Type Editorial
Abstract This current issue of CyberOrient brings together academics active at Scandinavian universities focusing on hip-hop from different aspects and fields. From different perspectives the authors seek to make sense of the impact, functions and dynamics of Middle Eastern and/or Islamic representations in hip-hop music online, both within and beyond the Middle East.
Keywords identity, Arab Spring, art, rap music, music