Hip-Hop youth and the (re)negotiation of language and identity in Norway (Unn Røyneland, 9/4/2014)

Increasing resentment towards multiculturalism, fueled by sentiments of fear and anger, has intensified the struggle for belonging and identity among the mixed and diverse populations of Europe. This paper considers Hip Hop performances by Oslo youth of immigrant backgrounds in the context of this struggle. Recent work on language and identity among urban youth in ...