The Philosophy and Opinions of Bushido Garvey

The boom-bap analysis, reflection, and expression of an educator.

Top Five Rap Albums That Are Named After Books That I’ve Read

Hip-Hop’s connections to literature are grossly under-examined. I’m glad I can play even a minor role in exposing the relationship. These albums helped me think critically about the books they are named after and vice versa! Check it: Common and Laura Esquivel: Like Water For Chocolate This is one of my favorite albums, so when…

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Top Five Rap Quotes About Sucky Teaching

  It wasn’t until I did some analysis on the roots of my worldview that I realized that there have been rap lyrics that have informed my decision to teach and informed my methods of teaching. They have assisted with my goals to teach beneficial information with  through an emancipatory pedagogy (wadup Dr. Goodwin!). Whenever I design lesson…

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