About Jason Tanz

Jason Tanz is a senior editor at Wired. His work has appeared in Esquire, The New York Times, Fortune, and several other publications. His first book, Other People's Property: A Shadow History of Hip-Hop in White America, was published in February.

Assimilation and its Discontents

Assimilation and its Discontents
By July 17, 2007

During the last two years writing my first book, Other People’s Property: A Shadow History of Hip-Hop in White America, I’ve found that, over the past three decades, white people have used hip-hop as a safe, virtual space to tackle … Read More