Men, Women, and Turntables: Gender and the DJ Battle

Katz, Mark
December 2006
Musical Quarterly;Winter2006, Vol. 89 Issue 4, p580
Academic Journal
An essay is presented on the failure of women to enter the disc jockey (DJ) or turntablists battle. An overview of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics's 2004 report on the percentage of women involved in construction and extraction occupations is presented. The author touched on the gender inequality between men and women and their perspective role in the field of music.


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