Jay Dinh is a writer, poet, and part time videographer/photographer of Vietnamese descent. He was born in San Diego, CA and raised in metro-Atlanta. Currently, he’s earning
Junior Contributor I
Cultural Appropriation in the Dawn of Jazz Music
Examine the struggle of black jazz musicians and their racial tensions with white striving jazz musicians. Jazz musicians, like Chet Baker and Miles Davis, have battled with their stature in the realms of jazz music. This race towards the best is and will always be a relevant topic to explore. How could their complex relationship correlate to our modern generation? How has cultural appropriation hurt people of minorities in the jazz culture?