This edition: John McWhorter, Author, "About the Beat: Why Hip-Hop Can't Save Black America"Tweet
Original tape date: June 24, 2008.
”John McWhorter is an iconoclast who provides provocative viewpoints supported by scholarly savvy,” says Doug Muzzio. Dr. McWhorter is a Ph.D. in Linguistics from Stanford; the author of 10 books including the best selling and influential “Losing the Race.” He has written scores of Op-Ed's and think pieces on race and culture and is a fixture on television news and radio commentary. His newest book is “All About the Beat: Why Hip-Hop Can't Save Black America.
John McWhorter Senior Fellow, Manhattan Institute
Prof. Douglas Muzzio Political Analyst, CUNY TV, Professor, School of Public Affairs, Baruch College/CUNY
- Chancellor James B. Milliken
- Tuesday, June 26 - 2:30am
- Heather Quinlan: Documentary Filmmaker/The 86 Mets
- Tuesday, July 3 - 2:30am
- Ed Rollins-Sr. Presidential Fellow, Hofstra Univ.
- Tuesday, July 10 - 2:30am
- Robert Paaswell: CCNY Institute of Urban Systems
- Tuesday, July 17 - 2:30am