In the context of the Sikh Canadian diaspora, Brampton-based Panjabi rappers productively adapt and appropriate the anti-majority racial politics expressed in Black American hip hop. This talk examines the work of one such rapper, Fateh Singh, considering how Panjabi rap uniquely expresses a racialized diasporic subjectivity.
This event is part of the English Department Talks series.
We acknowledge that the land on which we gather in Treaty Six Territory is the traditional gathering place for many Indigenous people. We honour and respect the history, languages, ceremonies and culture of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit who call this territory home.