Fernando Orejuela

Fernando Orejuela

Senior Lecturer, Folklore and Ethnomusicology

Education

  • Ph.D., Indiana University, 2005

Research interests

  • hip hop music and culture
  • popular music
  • subculture studies
  • body art
  • youth cultures
  • children's folklore
  • sports
  • game and play in culture
  • popular culture
  • pedagogy
  • United States

Courses recently taught

  • Methods & Theories
  • Introduction to Folklore
  • Latinos & Hip Hop Culture
  • Hip Hop Music & Culture
  • Children’s Folklore
  • Survey of Hip Hop
  • Youth Sub-Cultures & Music

Awards & Distinctions

  • Indiana Humanities Council Humanities Initiative Grant (2011)
  • Trustees Teaching Award - Lecturer (2009-10)

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