PRESENTATIONS

As a recognized researcher and educator, Aisha Durham routinely presents her perspectives on popular culture to audiences in the academy and broader community.  Check out recent media appearances, research talks, and cultural criticism.

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#METOO

Cultural Commentary - Durham describes the local #muterkelley campaign and the significance of the grassroots movement in relation to #MeToo.

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BLACK PANTHER

Film Commentary - Durham describes how casting, character construction, and plot development help audiences reimagine blackness in radical ways.

RESEARCH PRESENTATION

University of Tampa (FL)

Mining memory, Durham recalls her southern roots to narrate her hip hop becoming. Durham’s performance-informed autoethnography and embodied cultural criticism in Home with Hip Hop Feminism demonstrate how critically-engaged, community-centered, and culturally relevant research can serve as a catalyst for new areas of inquiry and social movements.

AMERYKAH AND ME: MAPPING AFROFUTURISM WITHIN THE HIP HOP FEMINIST IMAGINARY

University of Florida

HIP HOP FEMINISM

Saint Louis University

HIP HOP FEMINISM: ARTISTRY, ADVOCACY, AND THE ACADEMY

University of South Florida

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