Michael Jackson's Dream Lives On An Academic Conversation

Michael Jackson's Dream Lives On An Academic Conversation


Latest Episodes

Episode 61 Exclusive – KingVention 2022 Interview with Elizabeth Amisu
September 22, 2022

Abstract: MJDLO Exclusive! Elizabeth Amisu was at KingVention 2022 with her book The Dangerous Philosophies Of Michael Jackson: His Music, His Life, and His Afterlife. She met incredible people and sh

Episode 60 – Part II Interview Kerry Hennigan & MJ Studies Today
September 21, 2022

Abstract: In this episode (Part II), Karin and Elizabeth have a special guest, Kerry Hennigan, columnist of the journal. In this three-part series, they discuss nine columns Elizabeth and Kerry wrote

Episode 59 – Part I Interview with Kerry Hennigan & MJ Studies Today
August 29, 2022

Abstract: In this episode, Karin and Elizabeth have special guest Kerry Hennigan, columnist for the journal. In this III-part series, they discuss nine columns Elizabeth and Kerry wrote to celebrate 8

Episode 58 – His Beauteous Race
July 21, 2022

Abstract: In this episode, Karin and Elizabeth discuss the last essay in the Nakan Journal: The Cultural Inheritance of Michael Jackson: reading the Performance of High-Status Blackness in Video and o

Episode 57 – Exclusive Interview with Film Director Marcos Cabotá
June 25, 2022

Abstract: In this exclusive episode, Elizabeth and Karin have Marcos Cabotá as their guest. They discuss the documentary in an academic setting and also discuss Marcos' documentary Sonic Fantasy. A lo

Review & Discussion of the Nakan Issue 2 (Part 2)
June 13, 2022

In episode 56, Karin and Elizabeth review the second issue, 2022 of the Nakan Journal: MICHAEL JACKSON’S ARTISTIC CONTRIBUTIONS: ANOTHER PERSPECTIVE Edited by Isabelle PETITJEAN. In this second part,

Review and Discussion of Nakan Journal (Part 1)
May 30, 2022

Abstract In episode 55, Karin and Elizabeth review the second issue, 2022 of the Nakan Journal: MICHAEL JACKSON’S ARTISTIC CONTRIBUTIONS: ANOTHER PERSPECTIVE Edited by Isabelle PETITJEAN. In this

Review and discussion of the Thesis by Ryan Garey
April 25, 2022

Abstract In this episode, Karin and Elizabeth review the MA thesis of Ryan Gary, “Who’s Bad?” Disrupting Cultural (Re)Production Through Representations of Michael Jackson. They review every chapt

Review of the MA thesis of Kelly O’Riley
March 21, 2022

Abstract In episode 53, Karin and Elizabeth Discuss and review the MA thesis, recently published in the Journal, The Hagiography and teratology and the HIStory of Michael Jackson. They simultaneous

Episode 52 Review and Discussion of the Academic Book by Pinder Episode 52 Review and Discussion of the Academic Book by Pinder
February 21, 2022

Abstract In this episode, Elizabeth and Karin review the academic book Michael Jackson And The Quandary Of A Black Identity by Sherrow O Pinder. The premise of Pinder's book is: What does it mean t