Larisa Kingston Mann

Larisa Kingston Mann aka DJ Ripley has been weaving together street bass sounds from all over the world for over 24 years. By using music, she wants to challenge hierarchies and borders. As Assistant Professor at the Department of Media Studies and Production at Temple University, Philadelphia, her research examines how marginalized communities can use cultural practices to subvert dominant systems of power. She has published articles on pirate radio, Jamaican sound system culture and feminist media technologies.

Stand: März 2020