The contributions of Elizabeth Amisu

This page is dedicated to all the work that founder and former editor of The Journal of Michael Jackson Academic Studies Elizabeth Amisu has written for the Journal.


Academic Book Reviews

—,“Earth Song: Michael Jackson and the Art of Compassion’ by Dr. Joseph Vogel’
—, ”Defending A King ~ His Life & Legacy: A Michael Jackson Biography’ by Dr. Karen Moriarty
—, ”Earth Song: Inside Michael Jackson’s Magnum Opus’ by Joseph Vogel (Blake Vision, 2011)
—, ”Making Michael: Inside The Career Of Michael Jackson’ by Mike Smallcombe
—, ”On Michael Jackson’ by Margo Jefferson
—, ”The Michael Jacksons: An Ethnographic Monograph’ by Lorena Turner’


Articles

—, “Throwing Stones to Hide Your Hands” Revisited
—”La Isla Está llena de rumores’: Revisando al Peter Pan del Pop‘ (Spanish translation of ”The Isle is Full Of Noises’: Revisiting the Peter Pan Of Pop‘ by Marisa Ramirez)
—, ‘¿Estamos Perdiendo a Michael Jackson De Nuevo?‘ (Spanish translation of ‘‘Heard It On The Grapevine’: Are We Losing Michael Jackson All Over Again?’ by Marisa Ramírez)
—, ‘‘Heard It On The Grapevine’: Are We Losing Michael Jackson All Over Again?’


Audio Lectures

Studying Michael Jackson’s ‘Invincible’: Inspiration & Innovation
Studying Michael Jackson’s Blackness: Appreciating Afrocentricity
Studying Michael Jackson’s ‘Dangerous’: Rediscovering The ‘Dangerous’ Dream
Studying Michael Jackson: How to Gain New Insights & Delve Deeper


Columns

—, ‘MJ Studies Today I (14-01-16)
—, ‘MJ Studies Today II (14-02-16)
—, ‘MJ Studies Today III (15-03-16)
—, ‘MJ Studies Today IV (14-04-16)
—, ‘MJ Studies Today V (15-05-16)
—, ‘MJ Studies Today VI (14-6-16)
—, ‘MJ Studies Today VII (14-7-16)
—, ‘MJ Studies Today VIII (14-8-16)


Essays

—, ‘Arrojar Piedras Y Esconder Las Manos: La Personalidad Humana de Michael Jackson‘ (Spanish translation of ‘Throwing Stones to Hide Your Hands’: The Mortal Persona of Michael Jackson‘ by Marisa Ramírez)
—, Bad (1987)
—, ‘Crack Music’: Michael Jackson’s ‘Invincible’
—, ‘Crack Music’: Michael Jackson’s ‘Invincible’ – Dangerous Philosophies 4/12 (Italian translation of Crack Music’: Michael Jackson’s ‘Invincible’ by Simo60)
—, ‘The Dangerous Philosophies of Michael Jackson‘ (Italian Translation of ‘Throwing Stones to Hide Your Hands’: The Mortal Persona of Michael Jackson‘)
—, ‘Die Insel Ist Voller Geräusche’: Erneuter Besuch Beim “Peter Pan Des Pop” (German translation of ”The Isle is Full Of Noises’: Revisiting the Peter Pan Of Pop” by Ilke Lenz-Nolte)
—, ”The Isle is Full Of Noises’: Revisiting the Peter Pan Of Pop”
—, ‘On Michael Jackson’s Dancing the Dream
—, ‘Throwing Stones to Hide Your Hands’: The Mortal Persona of Michael Jackson


 Podcasts

http://michaeljacksonstudies.org/podcasts/


Video Lectures

MJ Study Must-Haves for Fans and Researchers
— 1. ‘5 Reasons to Re-Read ‘Moonwalk’
— 2. ‘5 Reasons to Annotate ‘Man in the Music’
— 3. ‘4 Ways To Use MJDLO For Research
— 4. ‘4 Quick & Easy Ways the Journal Can Help’

Studying Michael Jackson’s ‘Dangerous’
— 1. ‘4 Reasons To Re-Listen!’
— 2. ‘4 Reasons To Re-Watch!
— 3. ‘4 Reasons To Read ‘Dangerous Philosophies’
— 4. ‘4 Reasons To Read Susan Fast’s ‘Dangerous’

Studying Michael Jackson & Blackness
— 1. Moonwalk Quotes On Africa
— 2. Most Common Myths
— 3. Truths About MJ’s Blackness
— 4. Free & Easy Sources

Studying Michael Jackson’s ‘Invincible’
— 1. ‘You Rock My World’ I
— 2. ‘You Rock My World’ II
— 3. Invincible: Track-by-Track I
— 4. Invincible: Track-by-Track II