Cultural Appropriation: Entertainment

Videos:

Music Videos

“Title Max Comercial: Real Money” (2014) http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=DP9ek2Yuu5c#

“Weird Al” - White parody artist “White and Nerdy” (2009) - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N9qYF9DZPdw

“It’s All About the Pentiums” (1999) - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpMvS1Q1sos

Joslin Tsai “Fantasy” (2012) Taiwanese pop singer - Anglo appropriation? http://vimeo.com/55729740

"The Powerful SUper Bowl Ad that Washington Redskins' Owner Dan Snyder Needs to See" (2014) http://mic.com/articles/80835/the-powerful-super-bowl-ad-that-washington-redskins-owner-dan-snyder-needs-to-see#.uu9pNe777

 Articles:

“Why a Bindi is NOT an Example of Cultural Appropriation” (2014) http://www.huffingtonpost.com/anjali-joshi/why-a-bindi-is-not-an-exa_b_5150693.html

“Take That Dot Off Your Forehead and Quit Trying to Make Bindis Happen” (2014) http://jezebel.com/take-that-dot-off-your-forehead-and-quit-trying-to-make-1563531208

“Why Selena Gomez’s Bindi is Not Okay” (2013) http://jezebel.com/why-selena-gomezs-bindi-is-not-okay-475214428

 

Slam Poetry

“What Kind of Asian Are You?” (2013) – Alex Dang poem https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VoP0ox_Jw_w

“Oreo” (2014) – Tucker Bryant https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bMvbvjBFvzo

“To JK Rowling, From Cho Chang” (2013) – Rachel Rostad https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iFPWwx96Kew

Rostad’s response to critiques of her poem https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=04qQ1eNGJwM

“Jozer on Cultural Appropriation” (2013) – Jose Guerrero https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ui6-IfDLaFw

“The Future” (2013) – Neil Hilborn (ableism) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6xUEg2WxGqQ

“OCD” – Neil Hilborn https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vnKZ4pdSU-s

 

Genuine Expression?

Sage Francis – White hip hop artist from New England
Playlist - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G4vVH3hBfs4&index=3&list=RDB8UMxK5koZY

Website - http://www.sagefrancis.net/

Die Antwoord – White rap-rave group from South Africa

Website - http://www.dieantwoord.com/

Two drastically different videos:

“I Fink U Freeky” - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Uee_mcxvrw
“Ugly Boy” - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uMK0prafzw0

Eminem – White hip hop artist from Detroit

“Real Slim Shady” - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eJO5HU_7_1w