CIPHER: The International Council for Hip Hop Studies

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New publication in Ethnomusicology

The CIPHER Team's article, "Networking Global Hip Hop Knowledges: The CIPHER Method," was just published in Ethnomusicology the journal of the The Society for Ethnomusicology (SEM). Thanks to our amazing team of Ophelia McCabe, Warrick Moses, Jason Ng, Pataphysics,...

Free Toomaj Salehi: Iranian musicians at risk

    Toomaj Salehi, is a 32-year-old Iranian underground hip hop singer mostly known for his protest songs concerning Iran's societal issues and the policies of the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Toomaj was arrested (for a second time)on October...

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