19 min

Punk, Power, and Politics (S4-E27, Kevin Egan and Scott Gabriel Knowles‪)‬ Pop, the Question

    • Society & Culture

Punk rock roots run decades deep in underground and mainstream culture. The music and aesthetics exist in opposition to convention and in reaction to the sociopolitical climate of the times. Host Dr. Melinda Lewis riffs with Drexel University political scientist Dr. Kevin Egan and historian Dr. Scott Gabriel Knowles about punk in popular culture, the indelible music it has created, and the future of the genre.

"Pop, the Question" is a production of Marketing & Media in Pennoni Honors College at Drexel University.

Recorded October 9, 2020 through virtual conferencing (Philadelphia, PA, USA).

Featured Guests: Kevin Egan, PhD (Director, Academic Programs, Pennoni Honors College, Drexel University) and Scott Gabriel Knowles, PhD (Department Head and Professor, Department of History, College of Arts and Sciences)

Host and Producer: Melinda Lewis, PhD (Associate Director, Marketing & Media)

Dean: Paula Marantz Cohen, PhD (Dean, Pennoni Honors College)

Executive Producer: Erica Levi Zelinger (Director, Marketing & Media)

Producer: Brian Kantorek (Assistant Director, Marketing & Media)

Research and Script: Melinda Lewis, PhD

Audio Engineering and Editing: Brian Kantorek

Original Theme Music: Brian Kantorek

Production Assistance: Noah Levine

Graphic Design: Emily Anderson and Nina Pagano

Additional Voiceover: Malia Lewis

Copyright © 2020 Drexel University

Punk rock roots run decades deep in underground and mainstream culture. The music and aesthetics exist in opposition to convention and in reaction to the sociopolitical climate of the times. Host Dr. Melinda Lewis riffs with Drexel University political scientist Dr. Kevin Egan and historian Dr. Scott Gabriel Knowles about punk in popular culture, the indelible music it has created, and the future of the genre.

"Pop, the Question" is a production of Marketing & Media in Pennoni Honors College at Drexel University.

Recorded October 9, 2020 through virtual conferencing (Philadelphia, PA, USA).

Featured Guests: Kevin Egan, PhD (Director, Academic Programs, Pennoni Honors College, Drexel University) and Scott Gabriel Knowles, PhD (Department Head and Professor, Department of History, College of Arts and Sciences)

Host and Producer: Melinda Lewis, PhD (Associate Director, Marketing & Media)

Dean: Paula Marantz Cohen, PhD (Dean, Pennoni Honors College)

Executive Producer: Erica Levi Zelinger (Director, Marketing & Media)

Producer: Brian Kantorek (Assistant Director, Marketing & Media)

Research and Script: Melinda Lewis, PhD

Audio Engineering and Editing: Brian Kantorek

Original Theme Music: Brian Kantorek

Production Assistance: Noah Levine

Graphic Design: Emily Anderson and Nina Pagano

Additional Voiceover: Malia Lewis

Copyright © 2020 Drexel University

19 min

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