1887

n Critical Arts : A Journal of South-North Cultural and Media Studies - 'RaGap' : music and identity among young Ethiopians in Israel

USD

 

Abstract

In this article, I present the emergence of a recent phenomenon among young Ethiopians in Israel, in which they appropriate and identify with specific black musical genres such as Reggae and Rap, and develop a new sub-culture of Afro-Israeli identity. <br>This is part of their struggle for belonging and integration into Israeli society, that is currently in a state of crisis and alienation, as well as an opening of future participation in black Diaspora identity and struggle.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/critarts/17/1_2/EJC29117
2003-01-01
2016-12-05
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error