Week 3: Soul music, protest and civil rights

Paul Gilroy (2009) ‘“Get up, get into it and get involved”–soul, civil rights and black power’, in John Storey (ed.), Cultural Theory and Popular Culture: A Reader. Ft Prentice Hall.

Brian Ward (1998) Just My Soul Responding: Rhythm and Blues, black consciousness and race relations, London: UCL Press (Part II, chapters 5-9) [library link]

Craig Werner (2002) A Change is Gonna Come: Music, Race and the Soul of America, Edinburgh: Cannongate Books Ltd (section 1) [library link]

Joe Stuessy & Scott Lipscomb (2013) Rock and Roll: It’s History and It’s Stylistic Developments, Pearson – Chapter 9,  [library link]

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