Students at Rutgers University in New Jersey have registered for a new course this semester that studies Beyonce. The class, called "Politicizing Beyonce," is offered by the university's Department of Women's and Gender Studies and looks at the way Beyonce's career has shaped America's race, gender and sexual politics.
A large focus of the course will be examining Beyonce's videos and song lyrics. And if students want to learn a about Beyonce's husband, they can transfer to Georgetown University and take a course called "The Sociology of Hip-Hop: The Urban Theodicy of Jay-Z. (Huffington Post)