culture scape

A once solely Jamaican based music style and culture started in the Jamaican dancehalls, inspired by ska and rocksteady, took over the world in the ’70s, Reggae.

Reggae as a global culture scape

Naomi Hofman
16 minutes to read

Jamaica is the center of a huge global culture scape: reggae. This article analyzes the globalization and history of reggae culture using Appadurai's concept of hard and soft globalization and Wallerstein's world-system analysis. 

voguing it into the mainstream

The LGBTQ community and voguing

Heleen Dijkhuizen
4 minutes to read

When voguing entered the mainstream, the connection between the LGBTQ community and voguing changed.