Guest Lecture: Agitpop – Protest and Social Change in Popular Music – Chris Jury

This week we are delighted to have Chris Jury (Broadcaster, Lecturer and Activist) present to us about his radio show called Agitpop- and sharing some of his work and reflections on pop and protest.

You can download the powerpoint slides here: Agitpop – Pop and Protest Creative Activism Coventry 6th Feb 2012 (ppt file) and if you would like to look at the tracklist that Chris discusses please find it here: Agitpop Programme Tracklists – ALL (word file).

And here is the recording from the talk:

If you would like to listen to the shows you can find them all on the Agitpop blog


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