Splash Biography

JOSHUA FEINZIG, Yale Sophomore studying History and Philosophy

Major: History

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: 2016

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Hi all!

My name is Josh Feinzig, and I'm a Sophomore at Yale University currently studying History. I grew up in South Florida, and am a lover of sport climbing, the bass, and exploring new places. My research focuses include political philosophy, applied ethics, and critical cultural theory. I look forward to learning with all of you!

Past Classes

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H746: The Kanye Politik in Splash Fall 13 (Nov. 09, 2013)
We will explore the many intersections of popular music and culture, and understand how various music projects can be understood as political texts and reflect social structures. Artists ranging from Talking Heads, to The Wu Tang Clan, to Kanye West will be analyzed and situated in certain political contexts. Kanye West's Yeezus project will be specifically emphasized.