Why Must It Take Jay-Z and Beyoncé To Spur Interest in the Written Word?

From the moment Beyoncé dropped her surprise self-titled album back in 2013, the song everyone immediately became enamored with was “***Flawless,” a track that included a sample from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s 2012 speech entitled “We Should All Be Feminists,” which she delivered for a TEDx talk. The sentiment of the work caught on immediately, propelling Beyoncé to utilize a segment of it in the interlude toward … Continue reading Why Must It Take Jay-Z and Beyoncé To Spur Interest in the Written Word?