Culture of Rebellion

Friday, November 7, 2014
Plaza Foyer (Sheraton)
Amber McDaniel , Arcadia University
For over a century, Americans have obsessed over the idea of hip: a counterculture movement of nonconformity that has penetrated America since the early twentieth century.  From its racial beginnings and its literary parallels to today's complex self-proclaimed hipsters, the story of hip has become the story of America.