Notes on Listening to Democracy

  Popular Music on the Contemporary Campaign Trail   By Justin Patch   {Editor’s Note: This is the first in Zeteo‘s Fall 2014 series of pieces related to borders, one of the borders here being between pop culture and politics. Or do we now best understand our democracy and its political campaigns as a genre of pop culture, a form of entertainment?} [print_link] [email_link]     Musical campaigning in the US dates back to the first post-colonial campaign when George … Continue reading Notes on Listening to Democracy