Independent Lens

Hip-Hop: Overview & Images of Masculinity

Clip | 7m 35s

This educational module examines the many different voices in the film Hip Hop: Beyond Beats & Rhymes and allows students to reach their own conclusions about and evince their own responses to these points of view. Students develop a deeper understanding about how gender roles, especially around manhood, are produced and projected in society as a whole and within hip-hop.

Aired: 02/04/13

Rating: TV-PG

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