Posts Tagged: The Source

The Rumpus Mini-Interview Project #68: David Kukoff

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“To read,” wrote E.M. Cioran, “is to let someone else do the work for you.” Indeed, David Kukoff has done extensive footwork collecting an array of varied experiences to give us an idea of what it was to live in LA during what might arguably be one of its most pivotal decades.

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Harry Allen on the Death of VIBE

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Harry Allen, Hip Hop activist and writer for The Source, The Village Voice, and other publications, has a touching and insightful piece about the death of VIBE magazine on his blog Media Assassin.

Allen, who was a freelance writer for VIBE for over a decade, describes his final visit to the magazine’s headquarters as they shut down, and looks back on the magazine’s triumphs as well as its flaws in “My Final Visit as VIBE Flatlines.”

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