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Super Heroes + Def Emcees: Biblical Prophecy in Popular Music and Film

The talk highlighted many interesting parallels between biblical stories and what we're exposed to in popular film and music. Dr. Derry specifically focused on examples in recent superhero movies and hip hop. It was concerning to see how prevalent "zealous nationalism" is in mass media (yes, even Lion King). On the other hand, Dr. Derry's examples of "prophetic realism" within hip hop music has made me view the genre in a new and much more positive light.

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