S01 Episode 02 - Carolyn Cooper

New Daughters of Africa - The Podcast

16-01-2022 • 52 mins

Panashe Chigumadzi interviews Professor Emerita of Literary and Cultural Studies Carolyn Cooper, who has introduced the study of Jamaican Dancehall culture and lyrics to academia. She is the author of "Noises in the Blood" and "Sound Clash" and has been writing newspaper columns for various newspaper, e.g. the Jamaica Gleaner. Listen in on an inspiring conversation on Black womanhood, Dancehall culture and the ties between Black communities on both sides of the Atlantic.