Jamaica

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

Article
Naomi Hofman
22/06/2020
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. 

Reggaefans verbijsterd

Article
Jenny-Louise Van Der Aa
13/10/2016
3 minutes to read

De populaire reggaezangeres Etana steunt Donald Trump openlijk in zijn race voor het Amerikaanse presidentschap. Reggaefans blijven stomverbaasd achter.