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Rhymes & Reasons Interview with Dr. Marcyliena Morgan

Check out the latest Rhymes & Reasons interview with Dr. Marcyliena Morgan, Founding Director of the Hiphop Archive and Research Institute (HARI) at Harvard University and the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research.

Dr. Morgan discusses growing up in Chicago, the relationship between jazz and Hiphop, and why the representation of women in music matters. Featured music includes Eddie Kendricks, "Tell Her Love Has Felt the Need," Dinah Washington, "It's a Mean Old Man's World," John Coltrane, "Acknowledgement," Gil Scott-Heron, "I Think I'll Call It Morning," Junior M.A.F.I.A., "Get Money," and Reflection Eternal, "Four Women." Enjoy and share!

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