Cultural Appropriation: Entertainment


Music Videos

“Title Max Comercial: Real Money” (2014)

“Weird Al” - White parody artist “White and Nerdy” (2009) -

“It’s All About the Pentiums” (1999) -

Joslin Tsai “Fantasy” (2012) Taiwanese pop singer - Anglo appropriation?

"The Powerful SUper Bowl Ad that Washington Redskins' Owner Dan Snyder Needs to See" (2014)


Slam Poetry

“What Kind of Asian Are You?” (2013) – Alex Dang poem

“Oreo” (2014) – Tucker Bryant

“To JK Rowling, From Cho Chang” (2013) – Rachel Rostad

Rostad’s response to critiques of her poem

“Jozer on Cultural Appropriation” (2013) – Jose Guerrero

“The Future” (2013) – Neil Hilborn (ableism)

“OCD” – Neil Hilborn


Genuine Expression?

Sage Francis – White hip hop artist from New England
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Die Antwoord – White rap-rave group from South Africa

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Two drastically different videos:

“I Fink U Freeky” -
“Ugly Boy” -

Eminem – White hip hop artist from Detroit

“Real Slim Shady” -